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Nepal -2020 -INTERIM GUIDANCE FOR DENTAL PRACTICES DURING COVID-19

Nepal -2020 -INTERIM GUIDANCE FOR DENTAL PRACTICES DURING COVID-19

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This guideline was prepared by Nepal Dental Association, Endorsed by Nepal Medical Council and Approved by Ministry of Health and Population. DOWNLOAD PDF FILE Dental staff and dental practitioners (Dental health care providers) are considered to be at highest risk of acquiring the infection because of prolonged face to face exposure to patients, exposure to respiratory secretions and aerosols produced during procedures like ultrasonic scaling and cavity/access preparation using a high speed air rotor with water jet cooling systems. Dental procedures causing splatters, fomites and aerosols can propel a high viral load in the procedure room thereby increasing the risk of cross infection between dental practitioners, patients, in-between consecutive patients as well as dental auxiliary sta...