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Cloth mask vs. medical mask comparison study

CDC Strategies for optimizing the supply of facemasks

City of Phoenix PPE Drive.

*No mention of home made masks for a reason.

Additional References:

  1. MacIntyre CR, Seale H, Dung TC, et alA cluster randomised trial of cloth masks compared with medical masks in healthcare workersBMJ Open 2015;5:e006577. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006577

  2. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 2020. Faqs On Shortages Of Surgical Masks And Gowns. [online] Available at: <>

  3. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 2020. Personal Protective Equipment For Infection Control. [online] Available at: <

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  5. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 2020. Premarket Notification 510(K). [online] Available at: <

  6. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 2020. N95 Respirators And Surgical Masks (Face Masks). [online] Available at: <> [Accessed 23 March 2020].

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  8. American Cleanroom Systems. 2020. Medical Device Cleanroom | American Cleanroom Systems. [online] Available at: <