Mask Protections & COVID-19 Transmission

Are you using the best mask to limit your exposure to the coronavirus?

As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to rise in North Texas, the importance of protective measures also increases.

In the below North Texas Medical Society Coalition video, Fort Worth physician Dr. Robert Rogers, who is also part of the Tarrant County Medical Society, explains the different levels of protection provided by cloth, surgical, and KN95 masks, and how those differences impact his own decisions.

For more information on the transmission rates/mask types Dr. Rogers mentions in the video, please refer to the below chart:

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