Disinfection Measures during COVID 19 for Dental Operatories
Nidhi Motwani1, *, Anuja Ikhar1, Dr.Manoj Chandak1, Shailesh Gondivkar2
In the dental health-care setups the environmental object and surfaces are expected to be infected by the COVID virus wherein definite procedures are performed. Consequently, these objects and surfaces, particularly where COVID-19 patients are being treated, must be appropriately cleaned and sanitized to stop further spread.
The present article is intended for providing protocols about the cleaning and disinfection of objects and surfaces in the circumstances of COVID-19 for Dental operatories.
Studies evaluating the surface characteristics of virus as well as effective disinfection measures have been documented.
Various chemicals in different concentration have virocidal effect. The devices introduced included used UV radiation, ozone.
These changes in dental clinical practice are needed to save humanity by preventing further transmission of disease.
* Address correspondence to this author at the Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Sharad Pawar Dental College& Hospital, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed to be University) Sawangi (Meghe) Wardha, India; Tel: 9630055241; E-mail: email@example.com