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How to Dispose of Used Dental Masks: Finding a Better Way

Widespread use of single-use personal protective equipment (PPE) has created significant environmental challenges. See how Medicom is looking for solutions.

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ParaPost: Saving Teeth for 60 Years...and Counting

One dentist shares why he’s used Coltene’s ParaPost System for over 3 decades to perform successful post and core buildups—saving countless teeth from extractions

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Infection Prevention as a Functional System

Any cleaning protocol adopted by a dental practice needs a solid plan behind it to ensure every area in the operatory is consistently cleaned and disinfected after each patient. See the color-coded approach.

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Dental Evacuation Line Maintenance Check List

Clean dental evacuation lines lead to more air flow from the dental vacuum allowing aerosols to be efficiently mitigated. Using a proper solution and engineering device is critical in creating a safer dental visit.

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Optimal dental restoration results have never been easier!

When performing interproximal restorations, a well-designed dental matrix is an essential tool for ensuring optimal results. See how SafeMatrix performs while also adding comfort.

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Importance of AQL in Disposable Dental Glove Manufacturing

What is AQL? AQL stands for Acceptance Quality Limit. In terms of gloves, it is the quality assurance measure set by ASTM, EN and ISO to ensure the gloves are free from pinholes. On a standard manufacturing line that produces thousands of disposable gloves each day, it is inevitable that some gloves have tiny pinhole defects. 

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Innovations in Dental Handpieces

This is an exciting moment in handpiece technology. See how form meets function and rises to the advances being made in other areas, like the materials we need to be able to cut.

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Easily Close Small Black Triangles with Flowable Composite

Easy Technique for Closing Small Black Triangles. This patient complained that “It always looks like I have something stuck in my teeth”.

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What are the Different Types of Dental Anesthesia?

Going to the dentist for a simple procedure can be difficult for patients with dental fears. Common fears are related to pain and not knowing what to expect. 

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Richmond SteriPocket in Oral Surgery

Once a tooth is extracted, have your patients bite down on the SteriPocket to help stop the bleeding.

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Reduce Hand Fatigue: Invest in Ergonomic Nitrile Gloves

Individuals working in the dental field have a high risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) due to repetitive motions that lead to strain and fatigue. Mary Govoni, breaks down the basics of MSD risk factors in dentistry and offers valuable insights.

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10 Questions to Ask Your Team to Test Your Dental Infection Control Standards

One area that seems to be challenging for dental practices, pre and post pandemic, is that of training new and existing employees on consistent infection control practices.

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