Dentists in France stop work over mask shortage

Some dentists have refused to work as they cannot get masks and other equipment to help protect them.

They say working on people’s mouths with high-speed drills means they are directly exposed to the coronavirus with “projections” of saliva, bits of tooth and the virus.

As some non-urgent hospital surgery ...

To read the remaining 85% of this article, you need to either

Subscribe now to The Connexion and benefit from access to our archived articles since 2006

Print + Digital 3 month subscription

Pay every three months. Our most flexible subscription.

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

Print + Digital 1 year subscription

1 year of great reading in print and online

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

Digital 1 year subscription (Our best value offer)

1 year of great reading online *no paper*

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

Digital 3 month subscription

3 months of great reading online *no paper*

Automatic renewal, cancel anytime

More articles from Health
More articles from Connexion France
Other articles that may interest you