Dr. Stuart Harman completed his fellowship training at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) in 2011, following a four-year residency in pediatrics at the University of Western Ontario’s London Health Sciences Centre. In 2011, he joined the Division of Emergency Medicine at CHEO and was cross-appointed to the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Harman has been involved in research pertaining to Emergency Department presentations, covering topics including wound management, pneumonia and patient comfort
Nasopharyngeal swabs vs. saliva sampling for SARS-CoV-2 detection: A cross-sectional survey of acceptability for caregivers and children after experiencing both methods
Though most youth find saliva sampling painless and prefer it to nasopharyngeal swabs, primary decision makers present for the experience generally remain accepting of both methods for COVID-19 testing.