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Bubble-PAPR: a phase 1 clinical evaluation of the comfort and perception of a prototype powered air-purifying respirator for use by healthcare workers in an acute hospital setting

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  • Brendan A McGrath Acute Intensive Care Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UKManchester Academic Critical Care, Division of Infection, Immunity and Respiratory Medicine, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Clifford L Shelton Department of Anaesthesia, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UKLancaster Medical School, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Angela Gardner Acute Intensive Care Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ruth Coleman Acute Intensive Care Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • James Lynch Acute Intensive Care Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Peter G Alexander Acute Intensive Care Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UKManchester Academic Critical Care, Division of Infection, Immunity and Respiratory Medicine, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Glen Cooper The University of Manchester School of Mechanical Aerospace and Civil Engineering, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Brendan A McGrath; brendan.mcgrath{at}manchester.ac.uk
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McGrath BA, Shelton CL, Gardner A, et al
Bubble-PAPR: a phase 1 clinical evaluation of the comfort and perception of a prototype powered air-purifying respirator for use by healthcare workers in an acute hospital setting

Publication history

  • Received July 12, 2022
  • Accepted April 3, 2023
  • First published May 8, 2023.
Online issue publication 
May 08, 2023

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