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Mr. Tuttnauer said a growing
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number of U.S. dentists — even
"a majority" — have their own
autoclaves to sterilize all equip-
ment. He also claimed hot-air
ovens that sterilize dental equip-
ment less effectively are almost
"unknown" among U.S. dentists.
"I predict that in the coming
years, due to public demand, even
cutlery in restaurants will be ster-
ilized in U.S. restaurants," he
Mr. Tuttnauer criticized the
fact that the Health Ministry only
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recommends that dentists and
other professionals use auto-
claves, instead of requiring their
"Dentists' handpieces (the met-
al parts that hold the drill bits)
cannot be adequately sterilized
any other way. Blood from the
previous patient can remain in-
side the handpiece when the next
patient is treated, and this can
Mr. Tuttnauer claimed that
one in every two dentists in Is-
rael already uses an autoclave,
and thatdry ovens ruin equip-
ment if turned up to the most ef-
fective temperature for killing
But Dr. Moshe Kelman, chief
of dental services at the ministry,
said there is no proof of this.
"There is no evidence that hand-
pieces transmit AIDS. It's unjus-
tified to put people into a panic."
Dr. Kelman said many U.S.
dentists use dry-air ovens to ster-
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ilize equipment. "I'd be happy if
half of all our 6,000 dentists used
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an autoclave, but it isn't more
than a third. However, that's bet-
ter than the 10 percent it was a
few years ago."
Dr. Kelman rejected Mr. Tutt-
nauer's call for requiring all den-
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"Some dentists, especially new
immigrants, just couldn't afford
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of business — and the cost of den-
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tal care for all will rise. There are
safe alternatives to autoclaves,
such as chemical sterilization or
hot ovens; one must look at the
In any case, Dr. Kelman said,
"There would be no way to en-
force such a law. Being forced to
buy an expensive piece of equip-
ment would just make dentists
angry and defiant. Instead, Mr.
Tuttnauer should organize free
seminars for dentists and other
professionals and explain the im-
"Then those that are finan-
cially able will be more likely to
buy them voluntarily," he said.
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The dental-services chief con-
cluded if Mr. Tuttnauer offered
to "open its books to inspection
and sell autoclaves at cost to all
dentists, I would consider the pos-
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policy to make autoclave use
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