Reply To: N95 vs. PAPR (Respiratory Protection for HDs)

  • Mary Lynn Rae

    Member
    March 9, 2020 at 3:04 pm

    It is not necessary if you have a CSTD; only for cleaning up spills in which a PAPR is not required and we also use an N95 if having to mix a crushed pill (by pharmacy) in for example apple juice

     

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    Mary Lynn

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    Do you have any information on if N95 is recommended even if using CSTD?  Looking for any evidence to demonstrate necessity of n95 to my employer.

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    Heather Hartlage, MSN,RN,CPON
    Clinical Nurse Education
    Addison Jo Blair Cancer Care and Renal Center
    Norton Children’s Hospital
    Louisville, KY United States
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