Faceshield 1 (Simple, fast, effective, shield visor, no laser cutting tools or shield penetrations required)

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This model sourced with permission from the NIH 3D Print Exchange*Model ID 3DPX-013375Category Labware & DevicesDevice Use Safety and Personal Protective EquipmentKeyword(s) protective visor, 3D Printed Face Shield, face-shield, Face shield PPE, Face Shield for 3D PrintingThe FDA has authorized production of protective face shields outside of the normal clearance pathway during the Covid-19 pandemic, based on Part 5, section D of the “Enforcement Policy for Face Masks and Respirators During the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff.This face shield has undergone review in a clinical setting and is recommended when fabricated as instructed.*See "Documentation" tab for Information For Use.Faceshield 13 simple parts:ONE - 3D Printed Headband/ Visor Frame• Amazon Basics – PTEG 3D Printer Filament, 1.75 mm, White• http://stl.wadebnolan.com/8t6TWO - Face Shield• Fellowes – Thermal Laminating, with UV protection, 9” x 11.5”, 3 mil ThicknessTHREE - Elastic Buttonhole Strap• Daystart – 1” buttonhole knit stretch elastic, 5 yards = 15 straps, WhiteFEATURES(sources are linked below)• Similar to NIH reviewed 3D printed PPE• Adjustable elastic strap supports snug fit• Closed brim adds good seal to the forehead • Full face length• Shield offers UV protection, water resistance• Design uses friction to hold the shield in place (i.e., does not require penetrations in shield material to install)Made and submitted by:Wade Nolan and Sunshine Scott NolanMission:Why FACESHIELD 1 existsOur mission is to provide fast, simple and effective 3D printed PPE equipment options for frontline healthcare providers.In response to COVID-19 pandemic and based on CDC guidance:"To support strategies or options to optimize supplies of facemasks in healthcare settings when there is limited supply." It does not address other aspects of pandemic planning; for those, healthcare facilities can refer to COVID-19 preparedness plans.Surge capacity refers to the ability to manage a sudden, unexpected increase in patient volume that would otherwise severely challenge or exceed the present capacity of a facility. While there are no commonly accepted measurements or triggers to distinguish surge capacity from daily patient care capacity, surge capacity is a useful framework to approach a decreased supply of facemasks during the COVID-19 response."References:CDC Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of FacemasksNCBI NIH Face shields for infection control: A reviewBackground:Faceshield 1 originated based on CDC recommendations for Healthcare Professional strategies for optimizing the supply of facemasks and use of homemade masks.In short, Homemade masks should ideally be used in combination with a face shield that covers the entire front (that extends to the chin or below) and sides of the face.Made and tested inForest Park-South Avondale, Birmingham, AlabamaAssembly process:• 3D printed with modified Anet A8• A blue cone mask, Faceshield 1, and disposable latex gloves were worn during assembly.Faceshield 1 Prototype Presentationhttps://www.canva.com/design/DAD4JveNcQM/91kYHcGcam3UX-U-YKyLHA/view?utm...Thank You!UAB Radiation Oncology ad hoc 3D Print PPE Team(Popple, Stanley, Thomas and Willey)!Special thanks to sources:HanochH https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4233193/remixesThingiverseNIH 3D Print ExchangeSegmentation Software CURA3D Modeling/CAD Software Rhino 3DModel Origin Custom illustration/CADExternal Derivative Source Easy 3D printed face shieldPrinter Technology/Material Material Extrusion Polylactic Acid (PLA)Printer Make/Model Anet A8Print Units mmScale At Given Print Units 100Attribution Instructions http://stl.wadebnolan.com/8t6https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4240261FACESHIELD1 3D Printed PPE Prototype Presentation


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General Instructions application/pdf COVID19_IFU_Faceshield1_3DPX-013375_0 (1).pdf 532.35 KB
General Instructions application/pdf COVID19_IFU_Faceshield1_3DPX-013375_0.pdf 532.35 KB
STL File faceshield1_0.stl 2.79 MB
Blender-generated-x3d faceshield1_0.stl60c0c5b4a467c.x3d 1.96 MB


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