The protection in the medical part is extremely delicate and very important to take into account the exact measures and the necessary equipment that must be used in each process more than a necessity is an obligation of responsibility as a physician, to maintain the protection of all and as of himself.
It is no secret that this type of medicine contains diverse processes in which it has many risks for human health, for which reason, we must protect ourselves from germs, infectious agents, chemical substances, including the claws and fangs of some animals. For this protection there are different equipments, which stand out some more than others.
The protection of this would be: apron, gown, dust cap and overalls (fabric, tear resistant and resistant to chemicals).
The protection of the face in general (eyes, nose and mouth) is paramount to consider to prevent biological and chemical agents as well as diseases. Surgical masks, respirators, face masks and goggles should be available.
Wearing a face mask and goggles can protect the skin of the face and prevent splashes as well as drops of blood and other materials. Surgical masks help keep the medical area sterile by containing breathing excretions. A respirator for personal use should cover the nose and mouth and this helps us to reduce the risk of the veterinarian inhaling dangerous particles such as pathogens.
With respect to footwear, these must be non-slip with a closed tip, there are some types of footwear and elements for them: work boots, rubber boots with respect to elements such as shoe covers and disposable plastic boots.