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Performing the nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swab for. 2019-novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) safely: How to dress, undress, and technical notes

Abstract Background: To show how to safely perform nasopharyngeal and/or oropharyngeal swabs for 2019-novel coronavirus. Methods: The video describes in detail the dressing and undressing procedures of health personnel, with the appropriate personal protective equipment. Technical notes for the execution of the nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swab are also provided to avoid sampling errors. Results: The…

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