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Vol 89, No 1 (2021)
Letter to the Editor
Submitted: 2020-08-28
Accepted: 2020-10-03
Published online: 2020-12-17
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Face shields for prevention of SARS-CoV-2 in community — need of the hour

Saurabh Mittal1, Anant Mohan1, Karan Madan1, Tarun Krishna Boppana1, Pawan Tiwari1, Vijay Hadda1
DOI: 10.5603/ARM.a2020.0185
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Pubmed: 33471352
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Adv Respir Med 2021;89(1):83.
Affiliations
  1. Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

open access

Vol 89, No 1 (2021)
LETTERS
Submitted: 2020-08-28
Accepted: 2020-10-03
Published online: 2020-12-17

Abstract

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Keywords

COVID-19; face shields; PPE

About this article
Title

Face shields for prevention of SARS-CoV-2 in community — need of the hour

Journal

Advances in Respiratory Medicine

Issue

Vol 89, No 1 (2021)

Article type

Letter to the Editor

Pages

83

Published online

2020-12-17

DOI

10.5603/ARM.a2020.0185

Pubmed

33471352

Bibliographic record

Adv Respir Med 2021;89(1):83.

Keywords

COVID-19
face shields
PPE

Authors

Saurabh Mittal
Anant Mohan
Karan Madan
Tarun Krishna Boppana
Pawan Tiwari
Vijay Hadda

References (4)
  1. https://www.bhaskar.com/local/bihar/bhagalpur/jamui/news/sampling-without-wearing-ppe-kit-safe-telling-yourself-an-anm-infected-127621332.html. Published August 17, 2020. Accessed August. ; 22: 2020.
  2. Burke RM, Midgley CM, Dratch A, et al. Active monitoring of persons exposed to patients with confirmed COVID-19 - united states, january-february 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020; 69(9): 245–246.
  3. Bhaskar ME, Arun S. SARS-CoV-2 infection among community health workers in india before and after use of face shields. JAMA. 2020; 324(13): 1348–1349.
  4. Barker AK, Brown K, Siraj D, et al. Barriers and facilitators to infection control at a hospital in northern India: a qualitative study. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2017; 6: 35.

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