Is the medical face shield mask disposable? Can you reuse it?

- Oct 28, 2020-

Is the medical face shield mask disposable? Can you reuse it?

Medical protective face shield is generally made of transparent material. Due to its transparency and wide field of vision, it is conducive to the operation of medical staff and can effectively help to isolate the distance between medical staff and patients to avoid cross-infection.

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	face shield direct splash protection

face shield direct splash protection

General composition of medical face shield:

1. Transparent face shield mask (made of transparent material, with face shield mask box on the bottom);

2. Flanging;

3. Air vent;

4. Stuffing;

5. Trip hole;

6. Seal strip of face shield mask box;

7. face shield Mask box (there are several air holes on the outside, which are sealed on the face shield mask through the sealing strip);

8. Sealing strip.

Is the medical face shield mask disposable?

At present, the medical protective face shield on the market is mainly divided into disposable medical protective face shield mask and reusable protective mask. If it is a disposable product, it can only be used once, and it needs to be discarded as medical waste.

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If the medical protective face shield mask is reusable, it can be used again after relevant disinfection due to its special material.

It's worth noting that if there is a problem with a reusable medical face shield mask, such as a broken one or severe contamination, the product should not be reused, even if it can be reused.

Through the above contents, I believe we have a general understanding of whether the medical protective face shield mask can be reused.

In general, the medical protective face shield is mainly to play a protective role, the product in the production process is also required to meet the relevant production standards.

In addition to medical protective face shield, related protection products and medical respirator, latex examination gloves, quick-drying hand disinfectant, goggles, protective face shield mask/protective face screen, isolation gown, protective clothing, etc., relevant personnel in the relevant area, all need to do a good job of adequate protection, for disposable protective products, medical face shield disposable can not be reused.