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...

Infection Control Standards and Inspections

This past week the national news has reported extensively about a Tulsa, Oklahoma oral surgeon who was allegedly not using appropriate sterilization and infection control protocols that may have compromised the health and safety of some patients.  This problem was compounded by the lack of an office...