A laboratory study will be conducted to assess causative factors affecting temporal changes in respirator fit. The possible causative factors include: weight gain or loss, face size change, 3-D scans and nose shape change, wrinkling and scarring, medical procedures, BMI, percent body fat, height, age and gender.
Q1 Complete data collection for pilot studies II and III.
Q2 Complete data collection for subjects who are due.
Q3 Complete a PowerPoint presentation for AIHce 2010.
Q4 Submit an abstract to AIHce 2011.
Manuscripts published or submitted to peer review journals
Presentations to stakeholders or conferences
Standards committee meetings & public meetings
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