Management Strategies for Dental Unit Waterlines
The following methods for controlling and monitoring biofilm in dental water supplies will help safeguard patients and practitioners.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the effects of biofilm formation in dental unit waterlines.
- Identify the infections associated with dental treatment water.
- List the water quality standards for dental offices.
- Explain procedures for effectively managing dental treatment water quality.
This course was issued in the April 2017 issue and expires 4/30/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.