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As far as I concern, PPE haven't been providing efficient protection. I propose a type of cloth as follows: the clothes should be made ​​of a flexible waterproof material similar to platinum silicone, the same used to make dolls. Clothes would be

As far as I concern, PPE haven't been providing efficient protection. I propose a type of cloth as follows: the clothes should be made ​​of a flexible waterproof material similar to platinum silicone, the same used to make dolls. Clothes would be

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Gabriela commented on membrana

Hi Deborah. Actually this product I've suggested is just a simplistic example of the type of secondary protection and it could not be the unique substance to prevent infections in the case of contact to Ebola patients. I believe that if Nexcare has produced this plastic-like band-aid, it could be enhanced to become more flexible and adherent. A friend of mine used it frequently over parts of her legs. It had to be changed everyday. But supposing that this skin protection would be under the protective clothes, it would perform as a second protection just to assure that if a nurse or a doctor has a cut in the finger, f.ex., this micro injury would be protected from a microscopic drop during the process of removing the clothes and before the the definitive disinfection. Also, As we can see, Ebola demands a whole new logistics that involves big and small changes, from airplane traffics to the nurses and doctors workday, because we cannot expect that these professionals shouldmight fulfill more than 4 hours in such a hard process. Thank you for your interest. Regards. Gabriela