Does the type of mask matter in the prevention of COVID-19?
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Does the type of mask matter in the prevention of COVID-19?

Santhni Subramaniam
Santhni Subramaniam

In 10 seconds? The rapidly spreading and predominant SARS-CoV-2 delta variant has put the question of mask-wearing back in the forefront. Research suggests cloth and even surgical masks may offer poor personal protection, whereas N95-type respirators are a better choice.

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