Blood-borne Hepatitis in Dental Practice, More Prevention Less Infection

Ghleiw, Hajer Mustafa (2019-03-02)

Blood-borne hepatitis, hepatitis B and hepatitis C (HBV & HCV), are a worldwide health problem that affect millions of people annually. These viruses are transmitted parenterally, making health care professionals a risk group for infection. Dentists play a major role in the prevention & spread of hepatitis by taking every safety measures needed to prevent transmission. These measures include cross infection control and following standard precautions.


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