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Table 3 Adherence ratio and proportion of adherent personnel for each PPE-device (n = 94)

From: Protective measures and H5N1-seroprevalence among personnel tasked with bird collection during an outbreak of avian influenza A/H5N1 in wild birds, Ruegen, Germany, 2006

  Maximum possible score for all participants Actual score for all participants Adherence ratio Proportion of adherent personnel (always)
Gloves 188 166 88% 78%
Protective boots 94 77 82% 70%
Protective clothing 188 149 79% 63%
Headwear 94 68 73% 55%
Protective goggles 94 48 51% 37%
Masks 188 87 46% 19%