Management of waterborne pathogens in dental care during the COVID-19 pandemic

14th April 2020

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Who is this guidance aimed at?

This guidance is aimed at independent primary care dental providers as well as those in primary care GP practices. Particular attention should be given to the control of water borne pathogens in dental unit water lines and related equipment.

These guidelines have been developed by the following experts including: Dr Jimmy Walker (UK, ESGLI), Mary Henderson (UK), Elise Maynard (Water Management Society, UK), Paul McDermott (UK),  Susanne Surman-Lee (ESGLI Guidance working Group Chair, UK) and Dr Maria Louisa Ricci (ESGLI Italy).