The Benefits of Hemostatic Gauze
After a tooth has been extracted, stopping bleeding is the first order of business. It speeds up...Read More
Is Your Mask Ready to Take on Flu Season?
I was walking into the pharmacy the other day, and as two young men passed me, one...Read More
The Perfect Separation of Air and Water: Medicom’s Pro-Tip Turbo
Whether delivering air, water, or mist, nearly all dental procedures require use of an air/water syringe, which...Read More
The Hygiene Perspective: Breaking the Chain of Infection
THE HYGIENE PERSPECTIVE BREAKING THE CHAIN OF INFECTION Masks and gloves play a critical role in effective infection prevention—protecting patients, dental professionals, and the community at large Dental professionals are required to wear personal protective equipment such as gloves, masks, eyewear, and scrubs to prevent the spread of infectious agents in the operatory. More specifically, they must don single-use medical or sterile surgical gloves for every patient they see, as well as protective eyewear, face masks, and clinical attire. These all act as a barrier, protecting...Read More