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5 steps to fight against Covid-19 virus in Nigeria

GiftedHotNews 06/24/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. These are the five ways of fighting against Covid-19 in other to stop the virus from spreading.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. 1 DONNING OF GOWN

(1) we have to scrub, remove every personal effects on you e.g Bangles/bracelet, wrist watch.

(2) it's very important we know that an instructor is required and job aids on donning, to monitor and ensure it's properly done.

(3) you must put arms in sleeves, pull gown towards shoulders to fully cover torso from neck to knees, arm to wrists and wrap to the back. Fasten at the back of the neck and tie around the waist.

(4) tie the gown securely but in a manner that it can be easily and untied when you begin the doffing process. Leave some length of the tie so that can be pulled and untied without much effort.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. 2 DONNING THE MASK

(1) perform hand hygiene, in other to remove a mask from the box and you must make sure there are no obvious tears or holes in either side of the mask.

(2) you have to identify the top - the side of the mask that has a stiff bendable edge is the top and is meant to mold to the shape of your nose.

(3) you must make sure the colored side of the mask is usually the front and should face away from you, while the white side touches your face.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. 3 DONNING A RESPIRATOR ( N-95mask)

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. (1) the cup of the respirator in your hand with the nosepiece art fingertips, allowing the headbands to hang freely below your head.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. (2) you must position the respirator under your chin with the nosepiece up.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. (3) pull the top of the strap over your head, resting it high at the back of your head.

Pull the bottom of the strap over your head and position it around the neck below the ears.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. (4) you must place fingertips of both hands at the top of the metal nosepiece.

Mould the nosepiece ( USING TWO FINGERS OF EACH HAND) to the shape of your nose.

( Pinching the nosepiece with one hand may just result in less performance).

(5) you have to cover the front of the respirator with both hands, being careful not to disturb the position of your respirator.

Step 5a: positive seal check

Exhale sharply. Positive pressure inside the respirator - no leakage. If leakage, then you have to adjust your positioning and/ or tension of the straps and retest . Repeat until the respirator is secured.

Step 5b: Negative seal check

Inhale deeply. You have to inhale deeply in other to be sure about any leakage, a negative pressure will make respirator cling to your face.

Leakage can result in air entering through gaps in seal.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. 4 Putting on goggles or face shield

Place over face and eyes and then adjust to fit, anti-fog feature improves clarity.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. 5 DONNING OF GLOVES

(1) Gloves come in different sizes, so you have to make sure you choose the right size for a good fit

(2) if you know your gloves are too big for you, it is hard to hold objects and easier for germs to get inside your gloves, if too small more likely to tear.

(3) you have to start by identifying the thumbs part and put on ensuring each fingers fits in , down gently and extend to cover wrist.

Please let us help in fight against Covid-19 in our country.


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