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Dental Infection Prevention and Safety in South Africa



South Africa's site maintained by:
Jeanné Oosthuysen
Lecturer: Dental Assisting
School of Health Technology
Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences
Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT)



Students From The Dental Assisting School
Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT)
Dental Facts About South Africa
The Phuket Declaration
Republic of South Africa: Progress Report on Declaration of Commitment on HIV and AIDS 2005
Part 1
Part 2
Infection Control in Dentistry
Adopted by the FDI General Assembly:
18th September 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa: 2006 AIDS Epidemic
HIV risk exposure
among young children
A study of 2–9 year olds
served by public health facilities
in the Free State, South Africa
Overview and Research Agenda
Arising from the 5th World Workshop on Oral Health and Disease in AIDS
Communicable Diseases Communique
April 2007
Communicable Diseases Communique
May 2007

Management Of HIV-Hepatitis B Co-Infection
Southern African HIV Clinicians Society

Other News Items
New cholera outbreaks in SA

Jeanné Oosthuysen (pictured center) at the 2009 OSAP Infection Prevention Symposium in Dallas (Plano), Texas where she presented her research entitled "Compliance to Infection Control Recommendations Among South African Dentists.” Pictued with Ms. Oosthuysen are
Helene Bednarsh RDH MPH (left) and Doni Bird RDH MA (right).
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Compliance with infection prevention and control in oral health-care facilities: a global perspective
National Strategic Plan on HIV, STIs and TB: 2012 – 2016
A Morbidity Survey of South African Primary Care
Association of Human TLR1 and TLR6 Deficiency with Altered Immune Responses to BCG Vaccination in South
African Infants
Management of HIV-Hepatitis B Co-Infection
TB infection prevention and control experiences of South African nurses - a phenomenological study

Host factors affecting oral candidiasis


Primary Oral Tuberculosis as an Indicator of HIV Infection

Contaminated dentistry and infection control standards of care
Awareness of complications of oral piercing in a group of adolescents and young South African adults

A review of the epidemiology and an update of infection control recommendations

Epidemiology and transmission of HPV infection: vaccination for HPV infection
Compliance with infection control recommendations in South African dental practices: a review of studies published between 1990 and 2007
Healthy lifestyle interventions in general practice: Part 9: Lifestyle and HIV/AIDS
Iron Status and anaemia of chronic disease in HIV-infected African women in Mangaung, Bloemfontein
Childhood tuberculosis guidelines of the Southern African Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases
Increasing the risk of nosocomial transmission of HIV: pitfalls and practices at a busy secondary level hospital with a high burden of HIV
Prevalence and experience of domestic violence among rural pregnant women in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
SADJ Editorial: World Water Day - Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink
SADJ Review: Occupational Exposure to Endotoxin from Contaminated Dental Unit Waterlines
SADJ: Predicting HIV in a Public Dental Facility Using Group I Oral Lesions
SADJ: HIV and AIDS: Ethical and Legal Challenges
SADJ: Occupational exposures among dental assistants in public health care facilities, Limpopo Province
Infection control practices in public dental care services: findings from one South African Province
Oral Health and General Health
Additional precautions for tuberculosis and a self assessment checklist

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