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ADA Releases Coronavirus Handout for Dentists Based on CDC Guidelines

March 2, 2020
by ADA News


The American Dental Association has released an informational handout for dentists on the coronavirus disease, now named COVID-19.

The handout covers strategies for helping prevent the transmission of suspected respiratory disease in the dental health care setting and answers frequently asked questions related to the virus, based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Patients with an acute respiratory illness may seek treatment at outpatient dental settings. The ADA recommends following standard precautions with all patients, at all times.

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1 Comment » for ADA Releases Coronavirus Handout for Dentists Based on CDC Guidelines
  1. Errik says:

    Thanks for this informative article on Corona Virus. One should take precautions such as performing hand hygiene, wearing masks,etc to stay safe from this virus.

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