mercury vapour exposure

Warwick R, O’Connor A, Lamey B. Mercury vapour exposure during dental student training in amalgam removal. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology. 2013 Dec;8(1):27.

To maximize safety, dental schools should train students to remove amalgam only while using water spray and high volume suction. Alternatively, students should use appropriate occupational hygiene personal protective equipment during amalgam removals.

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