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ADA Professional Product Review examines handpiece burns, surface disinfectants and more

Can I wear a short sleeve lab jacket when it's hot? What does OSHA say about scrubs? Can high-level disinfectants, such as those that contain glutaraldehyde, be used for surface disinfection?

The current issue of the ADA Professional Product Review examines those questions and much more.
The ADA Professional Product Review is a quarterly publication of the ADA Council on Scientific Affairs. Clinically relevant, scientifically sound, unbiased, and timely.

ICD-10 Compliance Deadline Delayed

On Monday, April 1, 2014, H.R. 4302 was signed by President Obama pushing the ICD-10 compliance deadline to October of 2015. ICD-10 contains two sets of codes; ICD-10-CM-Clinical Modification (these codes may be used in medicine and dentistry) and ICD-10-PCS- Procedure Coding System (will be used in hospitals only). ICD-10-CM stands for International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification.

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Meeghan Black Moderates Russell Wilson Q&A at the PNDC

Register for the PNDC, purchase tickets to this event, and submit your questions for Russell Wilson here.

The Committee on PNDC recently announced that they have secured long-time television personality Meeghan Black as the moderator for the Russell Wilson Q & A session at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference, this June 13 at 7:00 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Bellevue Hyatt Regency Hotel. Wilson, Quarterback for the Super Bowl XLVIII Champion Seattle Seahawks, will field questions submmitted by event attendees about life off and on the field.*

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