HIV Misdiagnosis in Sub-Saharan Africa: Performance of Diagnostic Algorithms at Six Testing Sites
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AbstractWe evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of HIV testing algorithms at six programmes in five sub-Saharan African countries.
PublisherInternational AIDS Society
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