3-Dimensionally Printed Nasopharyngeal Swab for SARS-CoV-2 Testing

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

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What The Study Did: This is a diagnostic study that examines the accuracy and acceptability of a 3-dimensionally printed swab for identifying SARS-CoV-2.

Authors: David M. Allen, M.D., of the National University of Singapore, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.5680)

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