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 Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Test Performance. Results of WHO product testing of malaria RDTs: Round 2; 2009

Name:Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Test Performance. Results of WHO product testing of malaria RDTs: Round 2; 2009
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WHO. Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Test Performance. Results of WHO product testing of malaria RDTs: Round 2 (2009)The World Health Organization estimates that half the world’s population are at risk of malaria, with 243 million people developing clinical malaria last year (86% in Africa), with nearly 863,000 deaths (89% in Africa, most being children). Malaria remains endemic in 108 countries, and while parasitebased diagnosis is increasing, most suspected cases of malaria are still not properly identified, resulting in over-use of anti-malarial drugs and poor disease monitoring.

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