Face Shields: A Mask Alternative?

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Ted Turnbull is quoted about the University's role making face masks during the coronavirus pandemic

Period19 Apr 2020

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Media coverage

  • TitleFace Shields: A Mask Alternative?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletE-Magazine MedicalExpo
    Media typeWeb
    DescriptionWith Covid-19 raging on and global shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE), companies and institutions are stepping up to design and manufacture face shields. Heralded by some experts as more effective than masks at protecting the eyes, nose and mouth from the virus—and deemed essential by others as an additional barrier layer—the shields and their parts are being produced on small and large scales.
    Producer/AuthorAbigail Saltmarsh
    PersonsTed Turnbull