Coping with Personal Protective Equipment. Top tips from actors used to working in restrictive clothing and equipment


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Performing Medicine

Year of Publication:
2021

Publisher(s):
Performing Medicine

Publication Type:
Guides

Abstract:

Produced by Performing Medicine in partnership with University College London Hospitals, this guide is for actors who are used to wearing restrictive costumes, masks, puppets, animatronics and prosthetics offering some simple tips to healthcare professionals that may be useful when wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), in order to help overcome feelings of discomfort, isolation and difficulty when communicating.



Main Focus: Physical Health

Research Purpose: Discussion / Debate

Context: Hospital

Participant Group: Adults

Art Forms: Drama

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Performing Medicine (2021). Coping with Personal Protective Equipment. Top tips from actors used to working in restrictive clothing and equipment. London: Performing Medicine.