Use of Imported N95-Style Masks May Put Healthcare Workers and Patients at Risk

An ECRI lab tour

Register to view a recording of our September 29, 2020, live-streamed lab webcast. Focus areas include:

  • Current supply chain disruptions
  • Diffferences between KN95 and N95 masks
  • ECRI mask testing program, results, and conclusions
  • Guidance and recommendations on using KN95 masks

The presentation concludes with an informative Q&A session based on questions from hospitals around the globe.


  • Dr. Andrew Furman, Executive Director, Clinical Excellence, ECRI
  • Tim Browne, Executive Director, Supply Chain Services, ECRI
  • Chris Lavanchy, Engineering Director, Device Evaluation, ECRI
  • Jason Launders, Director of Operations, Device Evaluation, ECRI

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