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Where You Work Is Important

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HealthWiki > Where There Is No Dentist > Chapter 11: Taking Out a Tooth > Where You Work Is Important

Work wherever it is light and bright. You must be able to see what needs to be done. Sunlight or light from a lamp is usually enough. Use a dental mirror to direct more light into the mouth.

Use a chair that has a back high enough to support the person’s head.

Think about how you can stand and work the most easily.

This page was updated:19 Feb 2018