UPDATE: ADA and CDC Issue Warning, Provide Ebola Resources

Guidance to Dental Professionals on the Ebola Virus A person infected with Ebola is not considered contagious until symptoms appear. Due to the virulent nature of the disease, it is highly unlikely that someone with Ebola symptoms will seek dental care when they are severely ill. However, according to the...

Ebola Virus Disease Information

While the possibility of infected persons entering the U.S. remains low, the CDC advises that healthcare providers in the U.S. should consider Ebola in the differential diagnosis of febrile illness, with compatible symptoms, in any person with recent (within 21 days) travel history in the affected countries...

Infection Control

  KDA Statement on Infection Control The CDC Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings—2003 are the standard of care for infection control in dentistry. This report provides recommendations regarding 1) educating and protecting dental health-care personnel; 2) preventing...

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