Unmasking the mask: The role of personal protective equipment for ophthalmologists caring for asymptomatic patients during the COVID-19 pandemic

Adrian T. Fung*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

1 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

The use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for ophthalmologists caring for asymptomatic patients remains controversial. This commentary reviews the latest emerging evidence. This is paramountly important in shaping health policies in countries which is not currently recommended.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1841-1843
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume13
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 18 Dec 2020

Bibliographical note

Version archived for private and non-commercial use with the permission of the author/s and according to publisher conditions. For further rights please contact the publisher.

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • Mask
  • Personal protective equipment

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Unmasking the mask: The role of personal protective equipment for ophthalmologists caring for asymptomatic patients during the COVID-19 pandemic'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this