Highly-sensitive RDT evaluation study in Cambodia

Highly-sensitive RDT evaluation study in Cambodia

Objectives

To assess the performance of the highly-sensitive RDT for active case detection in risk groups.

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Abstract

Screening of asymptomatic high-risk population (pro and reactive case finding) to assess, at the individual level, the diagnostic accuracy (sensitivity, specificity, Positive Predictive Value, Negative Predictive Value, interreader discordance + HRP2/3 deletions), of the hsRDT stratified by estimated parasitaemia. 2008 high-risk asymptomatic individuals have been selected. 

Key facts

  • Dates
    Oct 2017 to Mar 2018
    Country
    • Cambodia

MESA tags

  • Methodology
    Product development & clinical research
    Theme(s)
    Asymptomatic reservoir, Tools for elimination