Contact allergy due to gloves. The Dutch DENTAL TRIBUNE published in September 2012 an interview with BUDEV CEO Michiel Paping.
The article sheds a light on the development of contact dermatitis related to daily use of gloves in the dental practice, currently available production methods and the awareness of users.
Thousands of users have realistic chance to develop a type of allergy. A destinction should be made between Type I and Type IV allergy.
With 90% market share it is clear that one of the mean reasons of the problem is the increaed use of synthetic rubber gloves.
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