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Dental Unit Waterlines

Organized dentistry has traditionally assumed responsibility for assessing and improving the quality of dental care provided to patients. The widespread adoption of enhanced infection control methodologies by dental practitioners is just one example of the profession’s commitment to high quality patient care.

  • Background
  • Cleaning Dental Unit Waterlines
  • Products
  • Water Quality Monitoring
  • Dental Unit Water Quality Testing Products (for in-office use)
  • Dental Unit Water Quality Testing Services
  • Glossary
  • References
  • Additional Resources
Prepared by: Center for Science Information, ADA Science Institute
Last Updated: August 19, 2016


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