Sterilization Protocol & Infection Control

Sterilization Protocol & Infection Control

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dental

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  • All Instruments that include Forceps, scalpels, surgical burs, chisels, etc that come in contact with blood or are used to penetrate soft tissue or bone are sterilized after every use and sterilization is achieved by steam under pressure – AUTOCLAVING
  • Also, the impression trays , mirrors, diagnostic instruments etc that come in contact with mucous membranes are also sterilized by autoclaving.

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INFECTION CONTROL AT SCODE