Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is most important in preventing transmission of the Novel Coronavirus Disease viruses not only in treatment centers but also in various activities, e.g. cleaning, waste management and safe burials, and community care related to the outbreak. The Protective equipment consists of garments placed to protect the health care workers or any other persons to get infected.
Personal Protective types of equipment (PPEs) are protective gear designed to safeguard the health of workers by minimizing the exposure to a biological agent. Components of PPE are goggles, face-shield, mask, gloves, coverall/gowns (with or without aprons), headcover and shoe cover.
These usually consist of standard precautions: gloves, mask, gown. If it is blood or airborne high infections, it will include: Face protection, goggles, and mask or face shield, gloves, gown or coverall, head cover, rubber boots.