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Participant instructions for self-collection via oropharyngeal swab.   Add to my SOP compendium

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Source: Emory University's RSPH Tier: SOP Number of times downloaded: 1891


This document describes instructions for self-collection of oropharyngeal specimens for the detection of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the novel 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID, COVID-19, COVID19). This document is a product of Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health and was originally published as a figure in Sullivan PS, Sailey C, Guest JL, Guarner J, Kelley C, Siegler AJ, Valentine-Graves M, Gravens L, del Rio C, Sanchez TH. “Detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA and Antibodies in Diverse Samples: Protocol to Validate the Sufficiency of Provider-Observed, Home-Collected Blood, Saliva, and Oropharyngeal Samples.” JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2020 Apr 24; 6(2): e19054; PMID 32310815. Copyright is retained by the authors; licensed under Creative Commons Attribution cc-by 4.0.

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