COVID-19: General PPE Guidance: Exhalation valves

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COVID-19: General PPE Guidance: Exhalation valves

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Healthcare providers have often worn N95's with exhalation valves to enhance comfort. In the COVID-19 era, these can be a vehicle for transmission from the provider to the patient. This one page education sheet explains more about why this is a concern and what you should use instead.

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2020-07-02