Last updated on February 2018

Performance Evaluation of TB Breath- and Cough-testing Platforms


Brief description of study

This will be a prospective, multicentre study conducted to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of two TB breath-based technologies independently of the manufacturers. Assay error and failure rates and device operational characteristics will also be assessed during this study. Participants will be enrolled in this study in line with FIND sample banking activities. Results from index tests will not be used to make clinical decisions. Participation in this study will not alter the standard of care.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03025516

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Shireen Surtie

Nolungile Clinic, University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
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