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Global Health Diagnostics

LoaScope, a mobile-telephone–based videomicroscope to quantify L. loa microfilariae

Madhukar Pai - Nov. 9, 2017
Please see this NEJM paper on this innovation: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1705026#t=article Best madhu LoaScope, a mobile-telephone–based videomicroscope to quantify L. loa micr...
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cell phones loa loa microscopy
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

Certificate Course in Malaria Microscopy -November 14th – 25th, 2011, Lagos, Nigeria.

Ailis Tweed-Kent - Oct. 15, 2011
Certificate Course in Malaria Microscopy -November 14th – 25th, 2011, Lagos, Nigeria. Preamble: Early diagnosis and prompt, effective treatment is the basis for the management of malaria and key t...
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Conferences & Events malaria microscopy
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

POINT OF CARE TESTS

Sandeep Saluja - Jan. 22, 2011
I entirely endorse the view that rapid tests not only for malaria but other conditions(as may be relevant in the geographical area) actually help clinical management and reduce costs.Simple point of c...
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Diagnostics & Treatment Innovation malaria microscopy Quantification Rapid Diagnostic Tests RDT
TB Infection Control

Recommended standards for tuberculosis laboratory services in Europe

Mischa Shattuck - Nov. 24, 2009
Recommended standards for tuberculosis laboratory services in Europe Shattuck Mischa
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Articles Culture diagnostics Guidelines microscopy molecular testing Training tuberculosis