The personal protective gears for hemodialysis of COVID-19 suspected or confirmed patients*
|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)||●||●||●||●|
|Packing and dealing with 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.