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TitleHandpiece and water line decontamination and HIV transmission: a critique.
 
AuthorsSamaranayake, L1
 
Issue Date1993
 
PublisherGeorge Warman Publications Ltd. The Journal's web site is located at http://www.dental-update.co.uk/
 
CitationDental Update, 1993, v. 20 n. 2, p. 53-54, 56 [How to Cite?]
 
AbstractThe survival of infective viral particles in disinfected handpieces and the dental unit water systems has become a matter of professional and public concern. This commentary evaluates the evidence, making some practical suggestions on water line decontamination and handpiece sterilization.
 
ISSN0305-5000
2013 SCImago Journal Rankings: 0.221
 
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dc.description.abstractThe survival of infective viral particles in disinfected handpieces and the dental unit water systems has become a matter of professional and public concern. This commentary evaluates the evidence, making some practical suggestions on water line decontamination and handpiece sterilization.
 
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dc.identifier.citationDental Update, 1993, v. 20 n. 2, p. 53-54, 56 [How to Cite?]
 
dc.identifier.epage54, 56
 
dc.identifier.issn0305-5000
2013 SCImago Journal Rankings: 0.221
 
dc.identifier.issue2
 
dc.identifier.pmid8593912
 
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dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/153828
 
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dc.languageeng
 
dc.publisherGeorge Warman Publications Ltd. The Journal's web site is located at http://www.dental-update.co.uk/
 
dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdom
 
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dc.subject.meshCross Infection - Etiology - Prevention & Control
 
dc.subject.meshDental High-Speed Equipment
 
dc.subject.meshDisinfection - Methods
 
dc.subject.meshHiv Infections - Transmission
 
dc.subject.meshHumans
 
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors
 
dc.subject.meshSterilization - Methods
 
dc.subject.meshWater Microbiology
 
dc.titleHandpiece and water line decontamination and HIV transmission: a critique.
 
dc.typeArticle
 
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Author Affiliations
  1. The University of Hong Kong