COVID-19 & Dentistry - Streaming Video only
Defines and explain dental aerosols.Outlines the pathogens that live in dental aerosols and explain how far they travel and survive. Describes the COVID-19 Virus, and how it infects human cells. Outlines the different co-morbidities that make acquiring COVID-19 more probable and dangerous.
Explains what options are available for a “transmission-based precaution” program in the dental office. Explains the concepts of a “respiratory protection program” and an “airborne infection isolation” room in a dental office. Lists and defines the different technologies that can be utilized in a dental environment to achieve “transmission-based precaution” solutions in a dental office. Summarizes essential lifestyle changes dentists and staff can make to improve their immune system in a post-COVID-19 environment.