Rapid antigen detection test for group A streptococcus in children with pharyngitis

  • Protocol
  • Diagnostic



This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Diagnostic test accuracy). The objectives are as follows:

The primary objective is to determine the diagnostic accuracy of RADTs for GAS in children with pharyngitis.

A secondary objective is to assess the relative diagnostic accuracy of EIA and OIA tests by indirect and direct comparison.