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Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria in endemic countries

  1. Katharine Abba1,*,
  2. Jonathan J Deeks2,
  3. Piero L Olliaro3,
  4. Cho-Min Naing4,
  5. Sally M Jackson1,
  6. Yemisi Takwoingi2,
  7. Sarah Donegan1,
  8. Paul Garner1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group

Published Online: 6 JUL 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 14 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008122.pub2

How to Cite

Abba K, Deeks JJ, Olliaro PL, Naing CM, Jackson SM, Takwoingi Y, Donegan S, Garner P. Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria in endemic countries. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD008122. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008122.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, International Health Group, Liverpool, Merseyside, UK

  2. 2

    University of Birmingham, Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Birmingham, UK

  3. 3

    World Health Organization, UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), Geneva, Switzerland

  4. 4

    International Medical University, Division of Community Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

*Katharine Abba, International Health Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 5QA, UK. K.abba@liverpool.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions), comment added to review
  2. Published Online: 6 JUL 2011


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