Evaluation of a rapid test for the diagnosis of cholera in the absence of a gold standard.

<h4>Background</h4>Early detection and confirmation of cholera outbreaks are crucial for rapid implementation of control measures. Because cholera frequently affects regions with limited laboratory resources, rapid diagnostic tests (RDT) designed for field conditions are important to enh...

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Main Authors: Anne-Laure Page, Kathryn P Alberti, Vital Mondonge, Jean Rauzier, Marie-Laure Quilici, Philippe J Guerin
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2012-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
Online Access:https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/pmid/22666350/?tool=EBI