2021 Archives

Is it Possible to Obtain Extraoral X-Ray Images of Patients Wearing Face Masks? A New Infection Control Measure During the COVID-19 Pandemic

NIH.gov | December 28, 2021

Ventilation Is Critical To Battling Covid-19

University of Rochester Medical Center | December 6, 2021

The impact of COVID-19 on knowledge, attitude, and infection control behaviors among dentists 

BMC Oral Health. 2021 Nov 19;21(1):584. doi: 10.1186/s12903-021-01946-w.

Bacterial Contamination of Forehead Skin and Surgical Mask in Aerosol-Producing Dental Treatment

J Oral Microbiol. 2021 Sep 20;13(1):1978731. doi: 10.1080/20002297.2021.1978731. eCollection 2021.

Let's talk about Dental Infection Control Awareness Month

Dr. Bicuspid | September 17, 2021

Foundations: Building the Safest Dental Visit

CDC | September 16, 2021

Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Healthcare Personnel During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic

CDC | September 10, 2021

Local Exhaust Ventilation To Control Dental Aerosols And Droplets

Journal of Dental Research (JDR) | November 10, 2021

CDC updates interim COVID-19 guidance for dental practices: 6 notes 

Becker’s Healthcare | September 2021

Spread the news of Dental Infection Control Awareness Month

ADA | September 10, 2021

NIH hamster study evaluates airborne and fomite transmission of SARS-CoV-2

NIH | August 17, 2021

OSAP unveils new website, continuing education center

ADA News | August 16, 2021


Infection Prevention & Safety CE Center

OSAP | August 2021

Addressing the Ethical Dimension of Care During the Pandemic

Montana Academy of General Dentistry | July 26, 2021

Giving blood has been off limits for many gay men. A new study could help change that 

Los Angeles Times | July 6, 2021

Researchers Identify Strategy To Reduce Aerosols During Dental Cleanings

Becker’s Dental Review | June 30, 2021

Gay And Bisexual Men Are Now Allowed To Donate Blood In England, Scotland And Wales 

NPR | June 16, 2021

Comparing the Fit of N95, KN95, Surgical, and Cloth Face Masks and Assessing the Accuracy of Fit Checking 

PLoS ONE | May 6, 2021

Research sheds light on COVID-19 infection, vaccination among dental hygienists 

ADA | April 28, 2021

Most Patients Comfortable Seeking Dental Care, Data Show

DrBicuspid | May 3, 2021

Study Demonstrates Saliva Can Spread Novel Coronavirus

NIH Director’s Blog | April 22, 2021

Editorial: Time for change regarding blood donations 

Iowa State Daily | April 1, 2021

COVID-19 Prevalence and Related Practices Among Dental Hygienists in the United States 

J Dent Hyg; 2021 Mar 12

Dawn of a New Day

Inside Dentistry | January 2021