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When to Use a Surgical Face Mask or FFP3 Respirator

This guide demonstrates when to use a face mask in relation to COVID-19

This quick guide demonstrates when to use a surgical face mask or FFP3 respirator when caring for patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19.

This guidance has been provided by Public Health England. Please note, guidance is constantly evolving. It is important that you refer to and follow your local healthcare policy and guidelines.

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