Use of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  title={Use of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic.},
  author={Charlotte Gordon and Abigail Thompson},
  journal={British journal of nursing},
  volume={29 13},
Awareness and Practice of Personel Protective Equipment use during Covid-19 among Health Care Personnel in India: A Systematic Review
The level of awareness is quite high as seen from the results, and also there is a need to educate more regarding the use of PPE despite their uncomfortably stated by few HCWs.
Electroceutical fabric lowers zeta potential and eradicates coronavirus infectivity upon contact
The rationale to consider the studied electroceutical fabric, or other materials with comparable property, as material of choice for the development of PPE in the fight against COVID-19 is provided.
Improving Disaster Readiness and the Response of Nurses in Saudi Arabia
For improved disaster nursing in Saudi Arabia, it is essential to develop evaluation tools, create specific nursing legislation for disaster situations, provide personal protective equipment to nurses to minimize the risk of infection, and encourage nurses by appreciating their efforts to minimize their stress level during a disaster.
Improving knowledge, attitudes and practice to prevent COVID-19 transmission in healthcare workers and the public in Thailand
A study to assess and improve knowledge, attitudes and practice among 119 healthcare workers and 100 general public in Thailand regarding COVID-19 transmission and its prevention and produced targeted educational videos which addressed gaps with subsequent improvements on retesting.
Increase in SARS-CoV-2 infected biomedical waste among low middle-income countries: environmental sustainability and impact with health implications
The issues relating to the improper management of increased SARS-CoV-2 infected BMW in low middle-income countries (LMICs) are addressed.
International Journal of Public Health Science (IJPHS)
Received Jun 17, 2021 Revised Nov 10, 2021 Accepted Nov 24, 2021 The main transmission route of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is through individual droplets of
Recomendações quanto ao uso de máscaras/ respiradores de proteção por profissionais de saúde em risco de exposição ao sars-cov-2: scoping review
Divergencias quanto ao: tipo of protecao respiratoria em cuidados de rotina, quando nao ha geracao de aerossois, e existe conflito quantoAo cenario de maior exposicao para os profissionais de saude, na discordância de quais procedimentos geram aeros sois.
The Effect of Working-based Individual Protective Behaviors (WIPB) on COVID-19 Mortality in North-West of Iran: A Case-Control Study
By increasing WIPBs and teaching how to properly observe such behaviors, including the proper use of masks, disinfectants, and gloves in society, as well as intensifying quarantine by preventing gatherings, the incidence and prevalence of COVID-19 can be reduced.


Use of personal protective equipment in nursing practice.
Understanding the role of PPE will enable nurses to use it appropriately and reduce unnecessary cost, while ensuring that the nurse-patient relationship remains central to care.