What personal protective equipment (PPE) should I wear?

1. Patients case definitions

1.2. 2. Patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19

When providing direct care to suspected positive or positive COVID-19 patients, each healthcare worker should utilize: a surgical mask1 or N95, FFP2 or FFP3 respirator,2 gown,1, 2 gloves,1, 2 and eye protection (goggles or face shield).1, 2 In Italy, the set is often completed with overshoes, surgical caps and a double pair of gloves.