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    Technique Reveals Contagion Spread from Improper PPE Use

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    A physician from Florida Atlantic University’s Schmidt College of Medicine and collaborators from the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson and the Indiana University School of Medicine have discovered the presence of fluorescent solution on personal protective equipment (PPE), indicating an exposure to COVID-19.

    Using ultraviolet light, researchers discovered the presence of fluorescent solution on the health care worker’s skin, which represented an exposure to the contagion and indicated that they made an error while putting on or taking off their PPE. Courtesy of Rami A. Ahmed, D.O.
    Using ultraviolet light, the researchers discovered the presence of fluorescent solution on a health care worker’s…

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    May, 08 2020 |

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