Corona

Corona Virus Resources for Dental Practice Staff

NEW – List of FREE and Paid ONLINE CPD for the Dental Team (sister page)

Very Latest Australian Daily COVID-19 Statistics

CEC Latest Resources COVID-19

CEC IPC Guidelines Handbook – excellent document

PPE VIDEO suitable for dental treatment under Level TWO

Clinical Excellence Commission Videos

Disinfection in the time of COVID Dept of Health

ADA (USA) COVID VIDEO Resources Playlist

Airflow considerations VIDEO

AEROSOLS

NEJM Study of SARS-1 and SARS-CoV-2 in aerosols

Pre-Publication announcement CoVid-19 persistent in aerosols for up to 16 hours

Aerosol and Surface Stability of SARS-CoV-2 as Compared with SARS-CoV-1

The scientists found that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was detectable in aerosols for up to three hours, up to four hours on copper, up to 24 hours on cardboard and up to two to three days on plastic and stainless steel

MASKS

Detailed explanation of different mask types

The difference between a Surgical Mask and a Respirator

List of TGA approved surgical masks in Australia

List of TGA approved surgical respirators in Australia

ADA – How dentists can help stop the spread of corona

ADA – Using Respirators and Surgical Masks in Dental Settings During COVID-19

ADA – Droplet and Airborne Transmission Precautions for the Dental Team

ADA – COVID-19: Infection Control Procedures and Protocols for Dentists

Revised PPE advice in the time of CoViD-19

Rubber Dam and HVE Videos

Rubber Dam Videos 1 to 4

More Rubber Dam Videos

High Velocity Evacuation HVE VIDEOS

Environmental cleaning and disinfection routines for Health Facilities

Corona Triage Flow Chart for Dental Offices

VIDEOS

COVID-19 & Dentistry: Practice and Patient Safety During a Pandemic

COVID-19 & Dentistry – My Office is closed What Now?

Laurie Walsh Facebook Webinar One

Laurie Walsh Facebook Webinar Two

VIDEO ONE

VIDEO TWO

VIDEO THREE

SIXTY Infection Control VIDEOS on YouTube

Guide to Government Funding

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Emerging and Future Challenges for Dental and Oral Medicine

What we can learn from the countries winning the coronavirus fight

Statistics Snapshot of Coronavirus in Australia

CDC Guidance for Healthcare Professionals

Transmission routes of 2019-nCoV and controls in dental practice

ADA CoVid-19 Practice Resources – comprehensive list

ADA Guide to managing CoVid-19 (DOWNLOAD)

COVID-19 Appropriate PPE for Healthcare workers (DOWNLOAD)

KEY ANSWERS about COVID-19

CDNA All Healthcare workers with even the mildest respiratory symptoms to stay away from work

NSW Health Latest Updates

NSW Public Health Orders

UPDATED DAILY – NEW RESOURCES

CoViD at a Glance Statistics for Australia – Updated Daily

MAIN LIST – Started 21st March

Long drawn-out future

Many hand sanitisers are ineffective against coronavirus, experts warn

Nearly ALL Australian Corona deaths linked to just Three sources

Loss of Taste, Smell may be first symptoms of Corona

Vaccine months away – Pin-prick tests in doubt

Evidence that Universal mask-wearing flattens the curve

NEW DANGER The SECOND Wave

Corona Finger Prick Tests

French study shows promise for Corona Cure

French Scientific Journal study of dual medication Corona cure (DOWNLOAD)

YouTube Interview with Prof. Didier Raoult

We knew this would happen and it will happen again

Two genetic mutations that turned Corona into a pandemic killer

Heading into the Abyss

EIGHT Strains of Corona Virus

Undercover in the Wet Markets where CoVid originated

CDC Guidance for essential services, transport and delivery drivers

Corona Virus CoVid-19 Symptom Checker

Apple Corona Virus Symptom APP

CDC Caring for Patients with confirmed or suspected CoVid-19 (DOWNLOAD)

WHO-China Joint Mission Study of CoVid-19 (DOWNLOAD)

Is there a delay in clearing CoVid virus shedding via feaces

Delayed clearance of CoVid-19 in stools of recovering patients

CDC Guidance for Optimal use of N95 Respirators (level 3 masks) (DOWNLOAD)

Britain days away from releasing finger prick test

New test kit can detect virus in just 15 minutes

CoVid-19 given a new name of SARS-CoV-2

CDC list of effective disinfectants for SARS-CoV-2

We must not be tempted to bypass safety in the race for a coronavirus vaccine

Dentists banned from prescribing potential COVID Drug

Pharmacy Guild advice to pharmacists

New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

SNOPES – Wash hands after handling banknotes and coins

WHO We did NOT say banknotes could transfer CoVid

CDNA COVID-19 Public Clinic Guidelines

Consistent detection of 2019 novel coronavirus in saliva.

CDC Study on surface detection of Corona Virus RNA

CDC Directive for mask re-use or alternatives in a crisis

Dept of Health – Isolation Guidance

British Dental Association CoVid News

Northern Ireland Advice for dental practices (DOWNLOAD)

Scotland CoVid preparations (DOWNLOAD)

New Zealand progresses to Level 4

ADA (USA) Recommends Postponing elective procedures

ADA (USA) Dentists CoVid-19 Resources Page

ADA (USA) Members ONLY CoVid-19 Webinar

New York State dentists subject to a fine for non-emergency treatment

California State Dept of Health

OHIO State Dental Association – with Facebook Webinar

OHIO Dental Association Limitations on practice

Get Government CPD Course in COVID-19 Training Certificate

see my Certificate (DOWNLOAD)

Corona Virus Timeline

GOOGLE CoVid-19 Information webpage

STOP PRESS – Italian town stops CoVid-19 in its tracks

TWO Strains of Corona Virus detected

DAILY Newsletter Update

Laurie Walsh Video 1 on Vimeo 16 March

Laurie Walsh Video 2 on Vimeo 20 March

World Health Organisation

Advice for the public

Situation Reports

Getting your workplace ready for CoVid-19

Centre for Disease Control

Australia – Dept of Health Health ALERT

Dept of Health – Corona Virus Resources

Dept of Health – Isolation Resources

Australian Health Protection Principle Committee – Statement

Smart Traveller

NSW Heath  

Australian Dental Association

Posters

CDC Fact Sheets

Corona Virus SAFE Zone (DOWNLOAD)

Articles

Is your facemask really protecting you?

Press

Fairfax Corona Virus Pandemic

The Guardian Corona Update

Reducing the risk with the undiagnosed patient

Best Forehead Thermometers

8 Best Infrared Thermometer Reviews in 2020

Effective Preprocedural Rinses (DOWNLOAD)

Rubber Dam Alternatives

Isolite / IsoVac / IsoDry

ZircCorp Mr Thirsty

Anti-Viral medications that promise a cure for Corona Viruses

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-promising-antiviral-is-being-tested-for-the-coronavirus-but-results-are-not-yet-out/

https://www.asbmb.org/asbmb-today/science/020620/could-an-old-malaria-drug-help-fight-the-new-coron

Australian Coronavirus Helplines:  

HealthDirect – Helpline 1800 022 222

HealthDirect – Coronavirus 1800 020 080

Victoria – DHHS 1800 675 398

Queensland – 13HEALTH 13 43 25 84

Tasmania – Public Health Hotline 1800 671 738

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