Rapid Influenza Testing in an Austere Setting, Mongolia.

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Journal Article

In 2015-2017, we helped rural Mongolian clinicians with poor infrastructure adopt rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs). In their hands, the Quidel Sofia Influenza A Test was both sensitive (75%) and specific (100%). If made widely available, such RIDTs would have the potential to markedly reduce influenza morbidity and mortality in Mongolia.

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Cited Authors

  • Maisetseg, C; Ulziimaa, D; Sack, A; Battsetseg, G; Bekh-Ochir, B; Yondon, M; Gray, GC

Published Date

  • 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 4

Start / End Page

  • ofx238 -

PubMed ID

  • 29255734

Pubmed Central ID

  • 29255734

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2328-8957

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/ofid/ofx238


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States