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Respiratory Protection in Oral Care Settings Webinar Series

In collaboration with 3M, Dental City is sharing four Webinars about respiratory protection. As a part of our long-standing partnership, this webinar series aims to inform dental professionals about how to maintain a safe environment for both patients and staff. Listen now to learn more.

Respiratory Protection in Oral Care Settings: Part 1

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Regulations and recommendations regarding respiratory protection
  • Aerosols and airborne contaminants in dental settings
  • Different levels of respiratory protection
  • Recommendations for donning and doffing
  • Reuse/storage and decontamination
  • Common misuses to avoid

Respiratory Protection in Oral Care Settings: Part 2

In this webinar you will learn:

  • An overview of part 1 in the series
  • Fraudulent activity you should be aware of regarding respirators
  • An overview of imported respirators
  • Decontamination of respirators
  • Fit testing and user seal check
  • Skin – what is important to know as you wear respirators

Respiratory Protection in Oral Care Settings: Part 3 Fit Testing

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Why fit test?
  • Fit test basics – regulatory overview
  • Fit test methods
  • Fit test preparation
  • Qualitative fit testing protocols
  • Resources available

Respiratory Protection in Oral Care Settings: Part 4 Device Reprocessing and Monitoring

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Overview of table-top steam sterilizers
  • Sterilization monitoring tools to determine success
  • New dental solutions for steam sterilization monitoring
  • Resources for sterilization of instruments and devices