Perioperative PAPR Use References

Is it safe to use a PAPR in the operating room? Is it necessary to use a PAPR for COVID-19 patients? These are questions that should be reviewed by an interdisciplinary committee. Consider the proper stakeholders such as infection prevention and an executive leader in these discussions.

Here is a sheet for your reference in your decision-making process. (Please copy and paste the link into your browser--must utilize adobe reader).

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