Field Trial Evaluation of the Performances of Point-of-Care Tests for Screening G6PD Deficiency in Cambodia

Field Trial Evaluation of the Performances of Point-of-Care Tests for Screening G6PD Deficiency in Cambodia

Objectives

The objective of this assessment is to explore the feasibility and safety of using the CareStart™ G6PD Deficiency Screening Test to guide the inclusion of primaquine therapy for those presenting with Plasmodium vivax.  

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Key facts

  • Dates
    Jan 2013 to Sep 2013
    Funding amount
    $101,173
    Country
    • Cambodia

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Operational research
    Theme(s)
    P. vivax