CART

(0) items

Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team,9780323056311

Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team

by
Edition:
4th
ISBN13:

9780323056311

ISBN10:
0323056318
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
2/23/2009
Publisher(s):
Elsevier Science Health Science div
List Price: $68.21

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$10.00

Hurry!

Only two copies
in stock at this price.

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
$10.64

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $3.94

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 4th edition with a publication date of 2/23/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products


  • Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team
    Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team




Summary

Maintain safety and infection control in the dental office with Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team, Fourth Edition. This practical and comprehensive resource covers the basic concepts of infectious disease and infection control, including step-by-step descriptions of specific procedures and supplies and equipment needed for disease prevention. The Fourth Edition features new chapters on the latest topics impacting office safety and the most current regulatory recommendations for protection of dental patients and dental workers. No matter what your role on the dental team, this text will help you implement infection control in everyday practice. Follows dental curricula requirements for infection control Subject matter is organized logically, making it easier to successfully comprehend the material. Tables are used throughout the text to highlight similarities and differences among related topics; boxes draw your attention to the information you need to remember most. Line drawings and photos show the latest equipment, supplies, and procedures. Selected readings at the end of each chapter provide sources of further information on the topics discussed. The Glossary defines all key terms in one convenient place. The Resource List includes organizations, federal agencies, and website addresses to help you stay current on rapidly changing topics. An account of the first reported patient-to-patient spread of the hepatitis B virus in a dental office A detailed description of the three types of steam sterilizers including the newest type B office model vacuum sterilizer Information on the wipe-discard-wipe approach to surface disinfection NEW chapter on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) helps you understand OSHA standards and know how to respond in the event of an inspection. Two new tables on office safety management: Measure the Effectiveness of an Infection Control Program and Examples of What to Evaluate in a Dental Office Infection Control Evaluation Program NEW chapter on medical tourism looks at the practice of traveling internationally to obtain health care NEW chapter on greener infection control addresses the impact that infection control procedures can have on the environment and provides suggestions for developing a more eco-friendly program. Addition of Guidelines for Preventing the Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis In Health-Care Settings, 2005, Dental-Care Settings Excerpt A new accompanying EVOLVE site provides a variety of learning resources, including answers for the Review Questions found at the end of each chapter and a printable version of the Exposure Incident Report.

Table of Contents

The Microbial World
Scope of Microbiology and Infection Control
Characteristics of Microorganisms
Development of Infectious Diseases
Emerging
Diseases
Oral
Microbiology and Plaque-Associated Disease?
Infection Control
Bloodborne
Pathogens
Oral and Respiratory Diseases
Infection
Control Rationale and Regulations
Immunization
Protective
Barriers
Instrument
Processing
Surface and Equipment Asepsis
Dental
Unit Water Asepsis
Aseptic
Techniques
Laboratory and Radiographic Asepsis
Waste
Management
A Clinical Asepsis Protoco?
Office Safety
About the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA
Inspections
Management of the Office Safety Program
Medical
Tourism
Managing
Chemicals Safely in the Office
Greener
Infection Control
Employee
Fire Prevention and Emergency Action Plans
Infection
Control Concerns During Remodeling or Constructio?
Infection Control and Hazardous Materials Management Resource List
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings-200?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidelines for Prevention of Tuberculosis in Dental Setting?
Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures
Exposure Incident Report
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
Infection Control and the American Dental Association (ADA?
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
Glossary
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...