COVID-19 Ambulatory PPE Resources: Throat/sinus exam

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Guide

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COVID-19 Ambulatory PPE Resources: Throat/sinus exam

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Procedure mask

Face shield or goggles (reuse)

Contact gown

Single gloves

Instructions for throat/sinus exam PPE. Standard instructions for putting on and taking off Droplet Contact Precautions with Eyewear (DICE) level PPE. This is the level of PPE which is acceptable for COVID care according to CDC. Please refer to our instructions on reuse of PPE. Talk with your supervisor if you have any questions about reuse in your area.

These instructions are useful when you are...

  • ...performing a physical exam with a symptomatic patient who has a mask off.
  • ...NOT performing aerosolizing procedures.

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Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-06-26

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