The Basics of Sterilization for Dental Facilities: First Edition

This book is specifically designed for those individuals processing dental instruments in dental offices or larger dental clinics.  Now, a reference specifically for dental instrument processing written in compliance with all national standards (AAMI) and Guidelines (ADA, CDC, etc.)

The content includes:

  • Standards and Guidelines for Instrument Processing in Dental Facilities
  • Infection Prevention in the Dental Setting
  • Decontamination Practices for Dental Facilities
  • High-Level Disinfection for Dental Facilities
  • Packaging Materials and Methods
  • Preparation, Inspection, and Testing of Instruments
  • Sterilization in Dental Facilities – tabletop sterilizers, chemical vapor sterilization, dry heat sterilization.
  • Dental Instrument Storage
  • Appendix A  Glossary
  • Index


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