Evaluation of the point-of-care Becton Dickinson Veritor™ Rapid influenza diagnostic test in Kenya, 2013-2014
OPEN BMC infectious diseases | 13 Jan 2017
LK Ndegwa, G Emukule, TM Uyeki, E Mailu, SS Chaves, MA Widdowson, BV Lewa, FK Muiruri, P Omoth, B Fields and JA Mott
We evaluated the performance of the Becton Dickinson Veritor™ System Flu A + B rapid influenza diagnostic test (RIDT) to detect influenza viruses in respiratory specimens from patients enrolled at five surveillance sites in Kenya, a tropical country where influenza seasonality is variable.
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