Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Discuss the rational for sterilization and disinfection.
  • Discuss and select appropriate methods of sterilization and disinfection.
  • Discuss and implement appropriate processing of reusable patient-care items.
  • Discuss and implement appropriate quality assurance measures.
  • Discuss and implement appropriate procedures in case of sterilization failure.