Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team / Edition 3

Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team / Edition 3

by Chris H. Miller, Charles John Palenik
     
 

Brandon/Hill Allied Health first-purchase selection for dental auxiliary students on the basic concepts, specific procedures, and current regulations related to infection control. Halftone illustrations.See more details below

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Brandon/Hill Allied Health first-purchase selection for dental auxiliary students on the basic concepts, specific procedures, and current regulations related to infection control. Halftone illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323025959
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/16/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1 The Microbial World

1 Scope of Microbiology and Infection Control 3

2 Characteristics of Microorganisms 9

3 Development of Infectious Diseases 25

4 Emerging Diseases 37

5 Oral Microbiology and Plaque-associated Diseases 45

Pt. 2 Infection Control

6 Blood-borne Pathogens 57

7 Oral and Respiratory Diseases 71

8 Infection Control Rationale and Regulations 83

9 Immunization 105

10 Protective Barriers 115

11 Instrument Processing 135

12 Surface and Equipment Asepsis 171

13 Dental Unit Water Asepsis 187

14 Aseptic Techniques 201

15 Laboratory and Radiographic Asepsis 207

16 Waste Management 217

17 A Clinical Asepsis Protocol 225

Pt. 3 Office Safety

18 About the Occupational Safety and Health Administration 233

19 OSHA Inspections 239

20 Management of the Office Safety Program 247

21 Medical Tourism 259

22 Managing Chemicals Safely 265

23 Greener Infection Control 287

24 Employee Fire Prevention and Emergency Action Plans 293

25 Infection Control Concerns During Remodeling or Construction 301

App. A Infection Control and Hazardous Materials Management Resource List 307

App. B Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings - 2003 309

App. C Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidelines for Prevention of Tuberculosis in Dental Settings 319

App. D Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures 323

App. E Exposure Incident Report 325

App. F Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 327

App. G Infection Control and the American Dental Association (ADA) 329

App. H The Occupational Safety and Health Administration Bloodborne Pathogens Standard331

Glossary 343

Index 355

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