대한의료관련감염관리학회 Korean Society for Healthcare-associated infection Control and Prevention.

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

The personal protective gears for hemodialysis of COVID-19 suspected or confirmed patients*

Conditions Respiratory Whole body Eye/face



Surgical mask KF94/N95 respirator PAPR Disposable gloves Disposable waterproof long-sleeve gowns Full body protective equipment (including shoe covers) Goggles or facial protective equipment
Medical treatment, nursing care
Performing aerosol generation procedures
Movement of patients (contact with patients)
Cleaning, disinfection
Packing and dealing with wastes
Transporting wastes

* Based on coronavirus infectious disease-19 response guidelines (For local governments) (8-1 edition) from Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2020.

In the cases of performing medical treatment, nursing, examination, cleaning, etc. on suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patient areas; wearing double gloves considering the risk of damage to gloves and exposure to infection.

KF94/N95 respirator or PAPR.

Abbreviation: PAPR, powered air purifying respirators.

Korean J healthc assoc Infect Control Prev 2020;25:11~20 https://doi.org/10.14192/kjicp.2020.25.1.11
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