High Definition Diagnostic Mirrors
Hu-Friedy's High Definition (HD) diagnostic mirrors provide clinicians with an enhanced view of the intraoral cavity.
Featuring a proprietary coating, HD mirrors have a 113% reflection factor and are 38.5% brighter than standard rhodium-coated dental mirrors for excellent image clarity, color, and brightness during exams and procedures. The HD mirrors are also scratch-resistant for product longevity. HD mirrors are available in standard mirror sizes (#3, 4 and 5) in single and double sided options depending on clinician preference. HD mirrors can be purchased in Cone Socket or European Simple Stem designs.
FDA Bans Powdered Exam and Surgical Gloves
If you’re using powdered gloves in your office, you’ll have to stop using them by January 18 th . The FDA has issued a new rule banning powdered exam gloves declaring that they “present an unreasonable and substantial risk of illness or injury”. The FDA rule specifically states, “The use of powder on medical gloves presents numerous risks to patients and health care workers, including inflammation, granulomas, and respiratory allergic reactions.” There are plenty of viable non-powdered alternatives, the FDA says. In fact, check out some of those options here . What if you’re...Read More