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How To Use Mask Properly

Face mask provides a physical barrier to fluids and large particle droplets. Surgical mask is a type of face mask commonly used. When used properly, surgical masks can prevent infections transmitted by respiratory droplets. 2. People should wear a surgical mask when they have respiratory infection; when taking care of patient with respiratory infection; or […]

Recommendations on Use of Surgical Mask during Influenza Pandemic in the Community Setting

During Influenza Pandemic, apart from using surgical mask properly, we should adopt the following preventive measures vigilantly to minimize the risk of getting infection: (a) Perform hand hygiene frequently and properly. (b) Perform hand hygiene before touching eyes, nose and mouth. (c) Maintain respiratory etiquette/cough manners (Picture below). (d) Stay at home if got sick […]

There is a variety of protective attire to cover every part of the body. Medical professionals and others choose which type of clothing they wear based on the requirements of their job, the safety hazards they may encounter, and the required standard safety regulations. Basic types of protective garb include: Surgical caps: This headgear is […]