«Here are the best to wear and those to avoid»

Masks: which are the best to use in hot weather and which ones to avoid. In a post on Facebook the infectious disease Matteo Bassetti, director of the Infectious Diseases clinic of the Policlinico San Martino in Genoa, recommended the best model to wear to limit the “suffering” you feel. One of the inconveniences that citizens are facing is linked precisely to the mask worn in the heat. High temperatures increase the hassle of covering your face with the necessary device to avoid the risk of contagion.

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«The best masks to be used in this phaseespecially now that the heat has appeared, are the surgical ones and not Ffp2 – writes Bassetti – The latter in fact, in addition to costing much more, they greatly increase the facial temperature, are more uncomfortable and have less grip. This would be demonstrated by an interesting work published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health ».

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«On the street I still see too many people with Ffp2 because they think they are better. Leave them to the health professionals and continue to use surgical masks when needed », concludes Bassetti.

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«Europe reopens to 15 nations, but Italy does not. Quarantine for those arriving from non-EU countries. That’s right at least until the other countries have completely controlled their outbreaks “. So Matteo Bassetti, director of the infectious diseases clinic of the Policlinico San Martino in Genoa, comments in a post on Facebook government decision on mandatory quarantine for extra-Schengen arrivals. «Given the numbers of our country and the exceptional work done, which led us to the end credits of this first Italian epidemic outbreak in Covid-19, I find it very fair – points out – the attitude of the Italian government to control entrances ».

Last updated: Wednesday 1 July 2020, 14:22



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