N95 respirator

Polish translation: maska N95

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12:56 Apr 12, 2020
English to Polish translations [PRO]
COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: N95 respirator
Definition from Kaiser Family Foundation:
Personal protective equipment that is used to protect the wearer from airborne particles and from liquid contaminating the face.

Example sentence(s):
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not recommend that the general public wear N95 respirators to protect themselves from respiratory diseases, including coronavirus (COVID-19). FDA
  • Supplies of N95 respirators can become depleted during an influenza pandemic (1-3) or wide-spreadoutbreaks of other infectious respiratory illnesses. Center for Disease Control
  • Importantly, the study showed that N95 respirators significantly reduced the risk of bacterial infection by 62% compared to no mask, and by 46% compared to surgical masks. ISG
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Polish translation:maska N95
Maska z filtrem klasy N95. Maseczka N95 nie przepuszcza co najmniej 95 proc. cząstek szkodliwych aerozoli (w tym małych i dużych).
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maska N95

Definition from own experience or research:
Maska z filtrem klasy N95. Maseczka N95 nie przepuszcza co najmniej 95 proc. cząstek szkodliwych aerozoli (w tym małych i dużych).

Example sentence(s):
  • W tym kontekście przez PPE rozumie się rękawiczki, maseczki chirurgiczne, gogle lub przyłbice, fartuchy z długim rękawem, a w przypadku określonych procedur medycznych także maski z filtrem (klasy N95, FFP2 lub ich odpowiedniki) i fartuchy foliowe przednie. - medycyna praktyczna  
  • Półmaski FFP1, FFP2 i FFP3 to europejskie odpowiedniki amerykańskich masek N95. - medicover  
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Yes  Alicja Jaczewska
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