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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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Dental staff can also be exposed to latex aeroallergens from powdered dental rubber dams that are usually stretched when used during dental procedures, so increasing the aerosolisation of NRL particles.
Influence of rubber dam isolation on human pulp responses after capping with calcium hydroxide and an adhesive system.
12) They concluded that rubber dam isolation did not significantly affect the levels of ambient [N.
Controlled hospital practice with 1999 LA and rubber dam GIC Cl II failure rate = 3.
Code of Administrative Rules, a dental assistant is qualified, only under the direct supervision of the dentist, to assist him with chairside procedures, sterilize instruments, seat and dismiss patients, process radiographs, assist with placement and removal of rubber dams and cotton rolls, perform oral evacuation and provide patient education.
Rubber dam must be placed and the patient's nose protected as well.
Treatment: Quadrant dentistry with rubber dam isolation was carried out.
Plan is the replacement building the weir Beihingen as rubber dam about 50 m distance in the headwater of the existing weir.
ISLAMABAD, September 16, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Turkish engineers on Thursday offered Pakistan expertise for building hi-tech rubber dams over rivers and canals which inflate and deflate water automatically and supply it to sea, rivers, fisheries and farm lands quite easily.
Therefore, powder-free products, including gloves and rubber dams, are recommended whenever latex-sensitive individuals are in the area.
Interestingly, they also make tyres for monorails and bicycles as well as huge rubber dams and various pieces of golfing equipment.