PEERJ, vol.10, 2022 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals
Aerosol, COVID-19, Endodontics, Enterococcus faecalis, Dentistry, Aerosol control devices, BACTERIAL AEROSOLS, REDUCTION
Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated:
Background. In dental clinics, aerosols produced from dental instruments have become a matter of concern following breakout of coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) evolving into a pandemic. This study compared aerosol reduction systems and in terms of their ability to reduce Enterococcus faecalis (E. faecalis) contaminated aerosol in a simulated dental office set-up.