Face Shields: A Mask Alternative?
|Title||Face Shields: A Mask Alternative?|
|Degree of recognition||International|
|Media name/outlet||E-Magazine MedicalExpo|
|Description||With 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.|