An evaluation of washer-disinfectors (WD) and dishwashers (DW) effectiveness in terms of processing dental instruments

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/316361
Title:
An evaluation of washer-disinfectors (WD) and dishwashers (DW) effectiveness in terms of processing dental instruments
Authors:
O’Connor, Hugh; Armstrong, Nick
Affiliation:
St James’s Hospital
Citation:
O'Connor H, Armstrong N. An evaluation of washer-disinfectors (WD) and dishwashers (DW) effectiveness in terms of processing dental instruments. J Ir Dent Ass 2014 60(2):84-89
Publisher:
Irish Dental Association
Journal:
Journal of the Irish Dental Association
Issue Date:
2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/316361
Abstract:
There is a clear preference in the dental literature for the use of washer-disinfectors over ultrasonic cleaners and hand washing (Dental Council 2005, HSE Code of Practice, HTM 01-05).2,3 There has also been discussion in the BDJ concerning the effectiveness of washer-disinfectors (Kilcoyne 2009).4
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
DENTAL HEALTH CARE; INFECTION CONTROL

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO’Connor, Hughen_GB
dc.contributor.authorArmstrong, Nicken_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-05-01T10:10:38Z-
dc.date.available2014-05-01T10:10:38Z-
dc.date.issued2014-
dc.identifier.citationO'Connor H, Armstrong N. An evaluation of washer-disinfectors (WD) and dishwashers (DW) effectiveness in terms of processing dental instruments. J Ir Dent Ass 2014 60(2):84-89en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/316361-
dc.description.abstractThere is a clear preference in the dental literature for the use of washer-disinfectors over ultrasonic cleaners and hand washing (Dental Council 2005, HSE Code of Practice, HTM 01-05).2,3 There has also been discussion in the BDJ concerning the effectiveness of washer-disinfectors (Kilcoyne 2009).4en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Dental Associationen_GB
dc.subjectDENTAL HEALTH CAREen_GB
dc.subjectINFECTION CONTROLen_GB
dc.titleAn evaluation of washer-disinfectors (WD) and dishwashers (DW) effectiveness in terms of processing dental instrumentsen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentSt James’s Hospitalen_GB
dc.identifier.journalJournal of the Irish Dental Associationen_GB
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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