Protective gear is in high demand, and it seems everyone is making masks. In this clip from Joe Hage’s weekly COVID-19 call, I discuss the requirements for each type of mask, the constantly changing regulations, and the reason why that homemade mask may not offer up any protection after all.
Here is the link for the current FDA guidance document. It changes almost daily, so be sure to visit the site often for the most up to date information.
Updated podcast link: https://soundcloud.com/raqatoday/ppe-masks-and-fda-regulations-in-the-age-of-coronavirus