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How to ensure biosafety in the use of lightcuring units?

Carlos Alberto Kenji SHIMOKAWA e Marcelo GIANNINI

We already know that light curing units can be different1 and their characteristics, as well as the operator’s technique, may influence the resin-based materials’ polymerization reaction.2 Another subject that must be discussed is biosafety, since the equipment’s daily use, in different patients, demands an adequate protection to avoid the cross contamination, especially considering the current treatment conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to cite: Shimokawa CAK, Giannini M. How to ensure biosafety in the use of light-curing units? J Clin Dent Res. 2021 May- Aug;18(2):130-6.

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