Disinfection of Clinical Contact Areas.
- Ideally, disinfection of clinical contact areas like floor, walls, dental chair, cabinets, basin, X ray unit, instrument tray, tubing’s and other equipment’s should be done before every patient or use of surface barriers recommended.
- Above standard does not maintain normally in dental clinics may be because of negligence, absence of trained staff, patient workload or economic reasons.
- Fumident service include cleaning and disinfection of all clinical contact areas with high level disinfectant approved by EPA.
- This step is most important before fumigation to make it effective.