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Synonyms for respirator

a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration

a protective mask with a filter

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N95 respirator and patient isolation in an airborne infection isolation room) were instituted.
The GAMMEX N95 Respirator and Surgical Mask filters out 95% of airborne particles down to 0.
Study authors cautioned that their study was "observational," but "nonetheless our findings show that surgical masks and N95 respirators do not appear to differ in efficacy.
PHILADELPHIA -- A revised analysis of data on the ability of N95 respirators to prevent transmission of viral infections, including influenza, to health care workers raised new doubts about the appropriateness of recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on N95 use for influenza protection.
N95 respirator face masks are designed to prevent the entry of airborne particles and these are the appropriate masks to be worn by the treating medical staff, while the surgical face mask is designed to prevent the airborne spread of disease and is the appropriate mask to be worn by a person suspected of suffering from the disease.
Well, the respirator you need is an N95 respirator with an exhalation valve.
For protection against anthrax exposure, adequate protection is provided by using the N95 respirator face mask, latex gloves, and a smock or coveralls.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends an N95 Respirator for respiratory-exposure protection against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended antimicrobial claims for its current 510(k) clearance for the SpectraShield[TM] 9500 Surgical N95 Respirator with embedded antimicrobial technology.
Tenders are invited for 8210 N95 Respirator Niosh- Approved N 95 Respirator Brand:- 3M Or Similar
Sign-in sheets tracked who entered the patient's room; those entering were required to wear a fluid-resistant gown, gloves, N95 respirator, eye protection/ face shield, and shoe coverings.
and other countries build stockpiles of surgical masks and N95 respirator masks for use during the HIN1 and future pandemics.
Unlike the N95 respirator, which is passive and highly fit dependent, Next Safety's bPure 8500 series respirators for pandemic events, provides a constant flow of extremely pure air.
Foss Manufacturing, a leading innovator and pioneer in the specialty fibers, non-woven and needle-punch fabrics industry, announced today that its one-of-a-kind, safe and natural FOSSHIELD([R]) Antimicrobial Technology is now available to the commercial market and has been selected by Nexera Medical as the antibacterial technology in its new SpectraShield([TM]) 9500 Surgical N95 Respirator Mask.
Nexera") announced that it has received FDA 510K and NIOSH clearance to commercially market their SpectraShield(TM) Antibacterial N95 Respirator Mask (SpectraShield(TM)).