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The College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario regulates the practice of dental hygiene in the interest of the overall health and safety of the public of Ontario.

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Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Procedures

Toronto | Dec 10, 2012

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) released a new Guideline on the Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Procedures. The summary of recommendations is not intended to stand alone. Treatment decisions should be made in light of all circumstances presented by the client. Treatments and procedures applicable to the individual client rely on mutual communication between client, physician, dentist, and other healthcare practitioners.

View the Guideline and Recommendations