Are your mobile devices REALLY disinfected?
Do you use tablets or smart phones in your practice? If so, are you disinfecting them properly (or at all)? Mobile devices are breeding grounds for germs that can be harmful to patients and staff. You disinfect your equipment and operatory surfaces, but often smart phones and tablets are overlooked in the infection control process. As the use of mobile devices in clinical studies continues to grow, it’s vital that these devices be disinfected. In a 2015 study conducted by The National Center for Biotechnology Information , researchers tested 53 cell phones of orthopedic surgeons. They swabbed the...Read More