Article: Volume 47 Number 10 Page 887 - November 2020

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Abstract: The authors have clearly explained the impact of COVID-19 to the practice of dentistry around the globe, and how to fulfil our obligation as a profession to ensure high standards of care to patients with urgent treatment needs in the current pandemic. This article basically focuses on robust facial protection in the practice of dentistry during the pandemic.

Author notes: Dr YS Mohamed Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery The National Hospital Kandy and Dr RMSHB Medawela Lecturer in Oral Medicine and Radiology and Trainee in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dr NSS Jayasuriya Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Senior Lecturer in Oral Surgery Faculty of Dental Sciences University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Patrick Hesketh, Astrid Atherley, Kashan Saber, Shadaab Mumtaz Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. Mathangi Kumar Shruthi Acharya Ravindranath Vineetha Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India. Stephen Pritchard Dentist (Retired)