Hu-Friedy announces the expansion of their industry-leading pediatric forceps line. The Pedo Forceps are designed to provide child-friendly extraction solutions while enhancing patient comfort. The full line includes the Standard Pedo Forceps, the Cowhorn Pedo Forceps, and the Rainbow Presidential Pedo Forceps.
The Hu-Friedy Pedo Forceps conform to a child's natural tooth anatomy to provide a firm, accurate grasp of primary tooth and root structures while extracting the tooth. With vibrant, rainbow-toned hues, the Rainbow Presidential Pedo Forceps help reduce child anxiety and foster a better overall patient experience.
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