N95s are critical to protecting healthcare workers who provide direct patient care. Not only do they have to be in close contact with patients, but they also routinely perform procedures such as ventilator intubation, which generate large numbers of aerosol particles, increasing their risk of infection.
A 2014 study showed that when tested against an influenza-infused aerosol from a distance of 18 inches away, a face shield reduced exposure by 96% during the period immediately after a cough. The face shield also reduced the surface contamination of a respirator by 97%
A CPR mask is used during cardiopulmonary resuscitation, in an emergency to supply oxygen and create blood flow in the heart and lungs. CPR masks are used to ensure that infectious diseases, bacteria, blood and other bodily fluids are not transferred from the resuscitator to the patient and vice versa. There are many different types of face shields on the market today, and when CPR must be used, they provide rescuers and those trained and certified to perform CPR with several safe and effective options.
Diapers may cause rashes on babies due to improper care for your baby. If a wet diapers are left on the baby longer than expected, bacteria will start breeding inside of the wet diapers and after some time the bacteria causes rashes on the baby. Because of this, it’s expected that the diapers are changed frequently, mostly when wet to avoid rashes.
One unique feature about different underpad products is that they have different level of absorbency. These cut across absorbent levels such as heavy, medium and low. For this reason, it is most expedient to choose an underpad that best suits your incontinence level.
Three-Layer disposable face mask: Outer color layer is a water-resistant layer, say goodbye to splashing liquid; Middle layer is a filtering layer, say bye to particles from 0.3 to 1.0 pm. The inner layer is a water-absorbing layer, which can absorb the moisture from the breath of the wearer, avoid the filtering layer from getting wet.
You may have to wonder often about the importance of disposable or single use personal productive equipment (PPE) when you can just buy a continuous usage product. It is no more news that the world has shifted to disposable medical supplies and there is a chance of increment in it's usage. In this article, I have given some important things to note about disposable medical products and why professionals prefer them.
ASTM refers to the American Society of Testing and Materials American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM). ASTM is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services—including those in healthcare.