Journal of Laryngology and Voice

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: 2020  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 36--39

Low-cost modified face shield for safe outpatient fiberoptic laryngoscopy amid COVID-19 pandemic: An innovation


Anurag Snehi Ramavat, Neemu Hage, Manjul Muraleedharan, Naresh Kumar Panda 
 Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Neemu Hage
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012
India

Healthcare professionals globally are facing challenges with the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Otolaryngologists are at a higher risk of exposure to aerosols from potential sources. Innovations to mitigate aerosols and deliver optimum patient care are the need of the hour. We aim to highlight a modified face shield that can be safely used for outpatient fiberoptic laryngoscopy.


How to cite this article:
Ramavat AS, Hage N, Muraleedharan M, Panda NK. Low-cost modified face shield for safe outpatient fiberoptic laryngoscopy amid COVID-19 pandemic: An innovation.J Laryngol Voice 2020;10:36-39


How to cite this URL:
Ramavat AS, Hage N, Muraleedharan M, Panda NK. Low-cost modified face shield for safe outpatient fiberoptic laryngoscopy amid COVID-19 pandemic: An innovation. J Laryngol Voice [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Apr 22 ];10:36-39
Available from: https://www.laryngologyandvoice.org/article.asp?issn=2230-9748;year=2020;volume=10;issue=2;spage=36;epage=39;aulast=Ramavat;type=0