Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care

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  • Infection prevention program administrative measures,
  • Infection prevention education and training,
  • Respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette,
  • Updated safe injection practices
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