E-learning for the expansion and improved use of Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Tests in the private sector in Uganda
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Presentation
- By: STREAT, Elizabeth (Malaria Consortium, Africa Regional Office, Kampala, Uganda)
- Co-author(s): Elizabeth Ann Streat:Africa Regional Office,Malaria Consortium,Kampala,Uganda
Background information: In Uganda, half the population seeks care for febrile illness in the private sector but testing is uncommon and differential diagnostic practices weak. Regulations prohibit non-laboratory personnel to conduct rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs). To achieve universal access to malaria diagnosis, private providers need to be.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.