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    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    HCP Use of Homemade Facemasks:
     In settings where facemasks are not available, HCP might use homemade masks (e.g., bandana, scarf) for care of patients with COVID-19 as a last resort. However, homemade masks are not considered PPE, since their capability to protect HCP is unknown. Caution should be exercised when considering this option. Homemade masks should ideally be used in combination with a face shield that covers the entire front (that extends to the chin or below) and sides of the face.
    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Risk Assessment and Public Health Management Decision Making
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    World Health Organization (WHO)
    VIDEO: Novel Coronavirus
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