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Executive Health Management

Simple Method to Test Mask Efficacy

2020 14 Aug

Wearing of face masks in public is now part of basic health protocols meant to prevent coronavirus spread. The expected shortages in supply of surgical masks, however, have led many people to use homemade masks and mask alternatives (eg, bandanas or neck fleece). Since the efficacy of these improvised masks has not been proven, researchers from... Read more

Executive Health Management

New Solutions to Face Mask Shortages

2020 25 Mar

With the deficit in vital mask supplies rapidly increasing amid the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers around the world are developing alternative solutions.   You may also like : Hospitals’ Creative Responses to Coronavirus Challenges   Self-Sanitising Mask A research team at Northwestern University led by Jiaxing Huang, a professor of... Read more