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WHO Information Note on the Use of Dual HIV/Syphilis Rapid Diagnostic Tests

Corporate author: 
WHO
Publication details: 
Geneva, WHO, 2017
Abstract:

This information note gives advice for countries using or planning to introduce dual HIV/syphilis RDT in antenatal services and other testing sites.

Also See the following WHO recommendations:
Figure 1: WHO recommended HIV testing strategy for high prevalence settings (above 5%);
Figure 2: WHO recommended HIV testing strategy for low prevalence settings (below 5%);
Figure 3: WHO interim recommended syphilis testing and treatment strategy for low syphilis
prevalence settings (below 5%);
Figure 4: WHO interim recommended syphilis testing and treatment strategy for high syphilis prevalence settings (above 5%).