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Infection control

Edited by Elizabeth Boon, Rebecca Parr, Dayananda Samarawickrama and Kevin Seymour

in Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199235902
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730719 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235902.003.0005

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Infection control

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Micro-organisms - Hepatitis B - Hepatitis C - Hepatitis: other forms - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) - Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) - Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) - Herpes simplex - Childhood diseases - Tuberculosis (TB) - Cross infection and transmission - Methods of infection control - Personal protective equipment (PPE) - Hand hygiene - Principles of sterilization - Disinfection

Chapter.  5403 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Dentistry

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