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CPD Lecture: "Blood borne viruses and dental care" with Rizwana Lala

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The School of Clinical Dentistry

19 Claremont Crescent

Sheffield

S10 2TA

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Speaker: Rizwana Lala - Academic Clinical Lecturer in Dental Public Health, Academic Unit of Dental Public Health, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield.

Title: “Blood borne viruses and dental care"

Summary: Work undertaken with Public Health England to develop a learning resource for GDPs about treating patients living with blood borne viruses in general dental practice.

Aims: To support the dental team provide fair access and effective dental care for people living with blood-borne viruses.

Objectives:

  • To provide a background to the routes of transmission and risks of infectivity of HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

  • To layout dental professionals' legal, ethical and clinical responsibilities

  • To outline the optimal universal preventative measures in dental practice

  • To describe the management of a healthcare worker infected with a BBV

GDC Outcomes: 6.6.1, 7.1.1, 7.2.1, 7.2.3, 8.3.1, 8.3.2, 9.5.2, 9.5.4

The series is kindly sponsored by NextDental

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