Developing a tri-laminate antiviral surgical gown

  title={Developing a tri-laminate antiviral surgical gown},
  author={Venkatesan Parthasarathi and G. Thilagavathi},
HIV and hepatitis B and C are prevalent in the healthcare patient population. To provide a surgical gown protective against the prevention of viral and blood borne diseases is essential in healthcare today. The aim of this research was to develop a tri-laminate surgical gown comprising of polypropylene nonwoven (outer layer), polytetrafluoroethylene film (middle layer) and polyester nonwoven (inner layer). The titanium dioxide (Tio2) nano dispersion was prepared with methylene blue and urea as… CONTINUE READING