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Controlling Infectious Diseases

  • Mon, Jun 05, 2023 | 7:00 PM - Mon, Jun 05, 2023 | 9:00 PM
  • Location: Virtual Meeting

Course Description: 
This presentation is intended to provide oral health care clinicians with a review of standard precautions and related safety measures designed to reduce the likelihood of disease transmission and to update these measures as dentistry and dental hygiene move through and past the COVID era.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the chain of infection and basic methods of preventing disease transmission
  2. Describe standard precautions utilized in dental practice to reduce the likelihood of disease transmission
  3. Develop office policies and practices that promote patient safety
  4. Identify areas of concern that have emerged as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic
  5. List basic principles of antibiotic stewardship
  6. Implement updated infection control recommendations

Speaker: Richard P. Szumita DDS 

CEUs: 2

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