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Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Red blood cell alloimmunisation in multi-transfused patients from an haemodialysis service in Burkina Faso Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Koumpingnin Nebie, Salam Sawadogo, Salifo Sawadogo, Jérôme Koulidiati, Habi Y.A. Lengani, Abdoul G. Sawadogo, Jérôme Babinet, Mohammed Khalloufi, Saliou Diop, Eléonore Kafando
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Audit of amylase and lipase requests in suspected acute pancreatitis and cost implications, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Annie E. Cook, Thumeka P. Jalavu, Annalise E. Zemlin
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Human herpes virus type-6 is associated with central nervous system infections in children in Sudan Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Nada A. Abdelrahim, Nahla Mohamed, Magnus Evander, Clas Ahlm, Imad M. Fadl-Elmula
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Effect of sputum quality and role of Xpert® MTB/RIF assay for detection of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in same-day diagnosis strategy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   ONLINE SUPP. 1   PDF
Waganeh Sinshaw, Abebaw Kebede, Adane Bitew, Mengistu Tadesse, Zemedu Mehamed, Ayinalem Alemu, Bazezew Yenew, Misikir Amare, Biniyam Dagne, Getu Diriba, Ephrem Tesfaye, Dinka F. Gamtesa, Yeshiwork Abebaw, Helina Mollalign, Getachew Seid, Muluwork Getahun
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Global Antimicrobial Resistance and Use Surveillance System on the African continent: Early implementation 2017–2019 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Barbara Tornimbene, Sergey Eremin, Reuben Abednego, Elamin O. Abualas, Ilhem Boutiba, Abiodun Egwuenu, Walter Fuller, Laetitia Gahimbare, Susan Githii, Watipaso Kasambara, Chileshe Lukwesa-Musyani, Fidy A. Miamina, Sekesai Mtapuri-Zinyowera, Grace Najjuka, Olga Perovic, Bassem Zayed, Yahaya A. Ahmed, Maha T. Ismail, Carmem L. Pessoa da Silva
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) GeneXpert rollout in three high-burden tuberculosis countries in Africa: A review of pulmonary tuberculosis diagnosis and outcomes from 2001 to 2019 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   ONLINE SUPP. 1   PDF
Victor Williams, Marianne Calnan, Bassey Edem, Chukwuemeka Onwuchekwa, Chika Okoro, Christine Candari, Rhodora Cruz, Kennedy Otwombe
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Bacteriological profile and antibiogram of blood culture isolates from bloodstream infections in a rural tertiary hospital in Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Oluwalana T. Oyekale, Bola O. Ojo, Adewale T. Olajide, Oluwatoyin I. Oyekale
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Hepatitis B virus infection and HBeAg positivity among pregnant women in South West Uganda Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naome Mugabiirwe, Rogers Kalyetsi, Richard Ayella, James Obote, Frank Ssedyabane
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Establishment of haemoglobin A2 reference intervals in Pretoria, South Africa: A retrospective secondary data analysis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Cailin Nieuwenhuizen, Tshiphiri Netshidzivhani, Johan Potgieter
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Efficacy of diversely isolated lytic phages against multi-drug resistant Enterobacter cloacae isolates in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ivy J. Mutai, Angela A. Juma, Martin I. Inyimili, Atunga Nyachieo, Anthony K. Nyamache
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Prevalence of hepatitis B virus core antibodies among blood donors in Nigeria: Implications for blood safety Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Foluke A. Fasola, Adeola A. Fowotade, Adedayo O. Faneye, Adeyeni Adeleke
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Therapeutic drug monitoring of phenytoin and valproic acid in critically ill patients at Windhoek Central Hospital, Namibia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Bonifasius S. Singu, Helen Morrison, Lydia Irengeya, Roger K. Verbeeck
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Occurrence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Salmonella species from poultry farms in Ibadan, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Terese G. Orum, Olayinka O. Ishola, Oluwawemimo O. Adebowale
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Formulation of phage cocktails and evaluation of their interaction with antibiotics in inhibiting carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in vitro in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   ONLINE SUPPL DOC 1   PDF
Noutin F. Michodigni, Atunga Nyachieo, Juliah K. Akhwale, Gabriel Magoma, Abdoul-Salam Ouédraogo, Andrew N. Kimang’a
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Evaluation of fixed-panel, multicolour ClearLLab 10C at an academic flow cytometry laboratory in Johannesburg, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Deborah K. Glencross, Leanne Swart, Melanie Pretorius, Denise Lawrie
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Cost of running a full-service receiving office at a centralised testing laboratory in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Neeshan Ramdin, Sadhaseevan Moodly, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Implementing an intensified mentorship approach towards accelerated medical laboratory accreditation in 10 counties in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Susan K. Musau, Christina Mwachari, Elvis Kirui, Junghae Muthoni, Taylor Lascko, Natalia Blanco, Alash'le Abimiku, Emily Koech
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) The Togo national proficiency test pilot programme for basic clinical chemistry tests Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kafui C. Kouassi, Améyo M. Dorkenoo, Komivi Gbada, Yaovi-Gameli Afanyibo, Minogblon Têko, Adjane Koura
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Delays in HIV-1 infant polymerase chain reaction testing may leave children without confirmed diagnoses in the Western Cape province, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kamela L. Mahlakwane, Wolfgang Preiser, Nokwazi Nkosi, Nasheen Naidoo, Gert van Zyl
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) The application of sigma metrics in the laboratory to assess quality control processes in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   ONLINE SUPPL DOC 1   PDF
Marli van Heerden, Jaya A. George, Siyabonga Khoza
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Implementation of a customised antimicrobial resistance laboratory scorecard in Cameroon, Ethiopia and Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
André Trollip, Renuka Gadde, Tjeerd Datema, Kamau Gatwechi, Linda Oskam, Zachary Katz, Andrew Whitelaw, Peter Kinyanjui, Patrick Njukeng, Dawit A. Wendifraw, Ibrahimm Mugerwa, Grace Najjuka, Nicholas Dayie, Japheth A. Opintan, Heidi Albert
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Childhood aplastic anaemia with paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria clones: A retrospective single-centre study in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Candice L. Hendricks, Ashen Naidoo, Rajendra Thejpal, Nadine Rapiti, Beverley Neethling, Yasmin Goga, Suvarna Buldeo
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Newly implemented community CD4 service in Tshwaragano, Northern Cape province, South Africa, positively impacts result turn-around time Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Lindi-Marie Coetzee, Naseem Cassim, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Aetiology of pancytopenia: Experience of a South African tertiary academic centre Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Erica-Mari Nell, Zivanai C. Chapanduka
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Enhancing accreditation outcomes for medical laboratories on the Strengthening Laboratory Management Toward Accreditation programme in Kenya via a rapid results initiative Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ernest P. Makokha, Raphael O. Ondondo, Daniel K. Kimani, Thomas Gachuki, Frank Basiye, Mercy Njeru, Muthoni Junghae, Marie Downer, Mamo Umuro, Margaret Mburu, Jane Mwangi
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) South African study of blast phase chronic myeloid leukaemia: A poor prognostic outlook Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Katherine E. Hodkinson, Nikki Bouwer, Jenifer Vaughan
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Diagnostic challenges with accurate identification of Listeria monocytogenes isolates from food and environmental samples in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   SUPPL DOC 1   SUPPL DOC 2   SUPPL DOC 3   PDF
Teena S.M. Thomas, Juno Thomas, Karren le Roux, Sanelisiwe T. Duze, Faith Mkhwanazi, Adriano Duse
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) High-risk human papillomavirus-associated vulvar neoplasia among women living with human immunodeficiency virus in Zambia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Fred Maate, Peter Julius, Stepfanie Siyumbwa, Leeya Pinder, Trevor Kaile, Mulindi Mwanahamuntu, Groesbeck Parham
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Appropriate use of plasma glucose tests for diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in Ibadan, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Modupe A. Kuti, Olabisi T. Bamidele, Chioma T. Udeh, Bola J. Eseile, Olajumoke A. Ogundeji
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Red cell distribution width as a surrogate marker of haemoglobinopathies in western Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Benard M. Mutua, George Sowayi, Patrick Okoth
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Prevalence of alpha and beta haemolysin among blood group O donors in Bamenda, Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Victor N. Fondoh, Nobert Ndzenjempuh, Tamunjoh Stella, Richard M. Fondoh, Charles N. Awasom, Rebecca Enow-Tanjong, Egbe P. Egbengu, Robert Leke, Njini F.N. Rose, Denis Nsame
 
Vol 11, No 1 (2022) Impact of pre-COVID-19 epidemic preparedness on the trajectory of the pandemic in African countries Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Talkmore Maruta, Sikhulile Moyo
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Effect of polyethylene glycol 20 000 on protein extraction efficiency of formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   SUPPL. S1   SUPPL. S2   SUPPL. FIG S1 AND S2   SUPPL. TAB S1 AND S2   PDF
Sophia Rossouw, Hocine Bendou, Liam Bell, Jonathan Rigby, Alan Christoffels
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Relationship between amino acid ratios and decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate in diabetic and non-diabetic patients in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Thapelo Mbhele, Donald M. Tanyanyiwa, Refilwe J. Moepya, Sindeep Bhana, Maya M. Makatini
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Establishing the cost of Xpert MTB/RIF mobile testing in high-burden peri-mining communities in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Lindi M. Coetzee, Abel L. Makuraj, Wendy S. Stevens, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Molecular red cell genotyping of rare blood donors in South Africa to enhance rare donor-patient blood matching Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Lavendri Govender, Rosaley D. Prakashchandra, Pavitra Pillay, Ute Jentsch
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Pre-evaluation assessment of serological-based COVID-19 point-of-care lateral flow assays in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
James K. Kimotho, Abdiaziz A. Gosar, Ronald Inyangala, Paulyne Wairimu, Fred Siyoi, Damaris Matoke-Muhia, Cecilia Wanjala, Jeremiah Zablon, Moses Orina, Lucy Muita, Jacqueline Thiga, Lameck Nyabuti, Eunice Wainaina, Joseph Mwangi, Alice Mumbi, Samuel Omari, Ann Wanjiru, Samson M. Nzou, Missiani Ochwoto
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Higher proportion of non-classical and intermediate monocytes in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients in Egypt: A possible prognostic marker Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Asmaa M. Zahran, Hanaa Nafady-Hego, Sawsan M. Moeen, Hanan A. Eltyb, Mohammed M. Wahman, Asmaa Nafady
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Operational analysis of the national sickle cell screening programme in the Republic of Uganda Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Arielle G. Hernandez, Charles Kiyaga, Thad A. Howard, Isaac Ssewanyana, Grace Ndeezi, Jane R. Aceng, Russell E. Ware
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Comparison of 24-hour versus random urine samples for determination and quantification of Bence Jones protein in a South African population Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ashandree Reddy, Nadine Rapiti, Verena Gounden
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Could ante-mortem computed tomography be useful in forensic pathology of traumatic intracranial haemorrhage? Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mmachuene I. Hlahla, Moshibudi J. Selatole
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Molecular characterisation of NPM1 and FLT3-ITD mutations in a central South African adult de novo acute myeloid leukaemia cohort Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Jean F. Kloppers, André de Kock, Johané Cronjé, Anne-Cecilia van Marle
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Improving laboratory quality and capacity through leadership and management training: Lessons from Zambia 2016–2018 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Felicity Gopolang, Fales Zulu-Mwamba, Davy Nsama, Annika Kruuner, Dailes Nsofwa, Ishmael Kasvosve, Royce Gomo, Tiny Motlhabane, Bhavna Chohan, Olusegun Soge, Daniel Osterhage, Nancy Campbell, Michael Noble, Ann Downer, Jean-Frederic Flandin, Anya Nartker, Catherine Koehn, Linda K. Nonde, Aaron Shibemba, Clement B. Ndongmo, Martin Steinau, Lucy A. Perrone
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) In-depth investigation of turn-around time of full blood count tests requested from a clinical haematology outpatient department in Cape Town, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Leonard Mutema, Zivanai Chapanduka, Fungai Musaigwa, Nomusa Mashigo
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Effects of TNF-α and IL-10-819 T>C single nucleotide polymorphisms on urogenital schistosomiasis in preschool children in Zimbabwe Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Amos Marume, Theresa Chimponda, Arthur Vengesai, Caroline Mushayi, Jaclyn Mann, Takafira Mduluza
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) The growth patterns of the medical technology profession in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Malcolm T. Ellapen, Terry J. Ellapen, Yvonne Paul
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Multicentre study of the burden of multidrug-resistant bacteria in the aetiology of infected diabetic foot ulcers Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Adeyemi T. Adeyemo, Babatope Kolawole, Vincent O. Rotimi, Aaron O. Aboderin
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) An oral history of medical laboratory development in francophone West African countries Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   SUPPL. 1   PDF
Winny Koster, Albert G. Ndione, Mourfou Adama, Ibrehima Guindo, Iyane Sow, Souleymane Diallo, Jean Sakandé, Pascale Ondoa
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Involvement of CD95 and ligand in CD4+ T-cell and CD8+ T-cell depletion and hepatic cytolysis in patients with chronic viral hepatitis B Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Franklin S. Azebaze Agueguia, Paul Talla, Marie C. Okomo Assoumou, Graeme B. Jacobs, Cedric H. Mbakam, Elise Guiedem, Martha Tongo Mesembe, Emilia Lyonga, George Mondinde Ikomey
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Knowledge, attitude and practices of COVID-19 among medical laboratory professionals in Zambia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Adon Chawe, Ruth L. Mfune, Paul M. Syapiila, Sharon D. Zimba, Pipina A. Vlahakis, Samson Mwale, Kapambwe Mwape, Memory Chirambo-Kalolekesha, Misheck Chileshe, Joseph Mutale, Tobela Mudenda, Grace Manda, Victor Daka
 
Vol 10, No 1 (2021) Performance of International AIDS Vaccine Initiative African clinical research laboratories in standardised ELISpot and peripheral blood mononuclear cell processing in support of HIV vaccine clinical trials Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   SUPPL. 1   PDF
Robert K. Langat, Bashir Farah, Jackton Indangasi, Simon Ogola, Gloria Omosa-Manyonyi, Omu Anzala, Jean Bizimana, Emmanuel Tekirya, Caroline Ngetsa, Moses Silwamba, Enoch Muyanja, Paramesh Chetty, Maureen Jangano, Nancy Hills, Jill Gilmour, Len Dally, Josephine H. Cox, Peter Hayes
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Biochemical changes in whole blood stored for transfusion at Bungoma County Referral Hospital, Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Phidelis M. Marabi, Stanslaus Musyoki, Angela Amayo
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Haematological reference intervals for healthy adults in Bamenda, Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Victor N. Fondoh, Richard M. Fondoh, Charles N. Awasom, Pefoule L. Edith, Winlove A. Ntungwen, Bong Roland, Rebeca Enow-Tanjong, Patrick Njukeng, Judith Shang, Egbe P. Egbengu, Talkmore Maruta, Akazong Etheline, Robert Leke, Ayuk Leo, Denis Nsame
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Weekly laboratory turn-around time identifies poor performance masked by aggregated reporting Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   SUPPL. 1   PDF
Lindi-Marie Coetzee, Naseem Cassim, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Categorising specimen referral delays for CD4 testing: How inter-laboratory distances and travel times impact turn-around time across a national laboratory service in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Lindi M. Coetzee, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Haematological indices of sickle cell patients with chronic leg ulcers on compression therapy Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Oluwatoyin A. Babalola, Ayodele Ogunkeyede, Abayomi B. Odetunde, Foluke Fasola, Anthony A. Oni, Chinedum P. Babalola, Adeyinka G. Falusi
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Serologic evidence of seasonal influenza A and B in HIV patients on combined antiretroviral therapy in Lagos, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
AbdulAzeez A. Anjorin, Barakat A. Adepoju
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Sensitivity and specificity of mean platelet volume as a laboratory marker for irritable bowel syndrome: Can it be added to Rome criteria? Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mostafa Vaghari-Tabari, Soheila Moein, Durdi Qujeq, Mehrdad Kashifard, Haydeh Alaoddolehei, Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Validation of PHASE for deriving N-acetyltransferase 2 haplotypes in the Western Cape mixed ancestry population Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Celeste Swart, Surita Meldau, Chad M. Centner, Adrian D. Marais, Fierdoz Omar
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Evaluation of ceftriaxone-sulbactam-disodium edetate adjuvant combination against multi-drug resistant Gram-negative organisms Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Shilpi Gupta, Mahadevan Kumar, Shelinder P.S. Shergill, Kundan Tandel
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Prevalence and antifungal susceptibility of gastrointestinal candidiasis among diabetic patients: A cross-sectional study Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Anthony P. Oyom, Emmanuel Okello, Victoria Acam, Christine Aramo, Bashir Mwambi, John C. Okiria, Caesar Oyet
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) A global proficiency testing programme for Xpert® MTB/RIF using dried tube specimens, 2013–2015 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Katherine Klein, Kyle DeGruy, Zilma Rey, Patricia Hall, Andrea Kim, Steve Gutreuter, Heather Alexander
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Infant HIV diagnosis and turn-around time for testing in Malawi, 2015 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Hammad Ali, Peter Minchella, Geoffrey Chipungu, Evelyn Kim, James Kandulu, Dalitso Midiani, Andrea Kim, Mahesh Swaminathan, Steve Gutreuter, John Nkengasong, Daniel Singer
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Adult and paediatric haematology and clinical chemistry laboratory reference limits for Liberia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mark W. Kieh, Sarah M. Browne, Greg A. Grandits, Julie Blie, Jestina W. Doe-Anderson, Marie L. Hoover, Bionca Davis, Cavan S. Reilly, James D. Neaton, H. Clifford Lane, Stephen B. Kennedy
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Postmortem diagnosis of COVID-19: Antemortem challenges of three cases at the 37 Military Hospital, Accra, Ghana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Seth A. Attoh, Frederick Hobenu, Lawrence Edusei, Kwasi Agyeman-Bediako, Clement T. Laryea, Edward O. Nyarko, Michael K. Amedi, Richard H. Asmah, Edward Asumanu, Mary McAddy, Anthony Maison, Godwin Nyarko, Raymond D. Fatchu, Kafui Akakpo
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Review of the Stepwise Laboratory Quality Improvement Process Towards Accreditation (SLIPTA) version 2:2015 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Tjeerd A.M. Datema, Linda Oskam, Jacqueline E.W. Broerse, Paul R. Klatser
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Serological detection of brucellosis among febrile, malaria-negative children and domesticated dogs in an urban African setting Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
John B. Kalule, Joseph Tomusange, Teddy Namatovu
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Endometrial sampling at an academic hospital in South Africa: Histological findings, lessons learnt and interesting surprises Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Reena D. Mohanlal
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Development of dried tube specimens for Xpert MTB/RIF proficiency testing Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kyle DeGruy, Katherine Klein, Zilma Rey, Patricia Hall, Andrea Kim, Heather Alexander
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Using Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine clinical term codes to assign histological findings for prostate biopsies in the Gauteng province, South Africa: Lessons learnt Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Ahsan Ahmad, Reubina Wadee, Jaya A. George, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Fluorescence microscopy for the diagnosis of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Ethiopia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Gemeda Abebe, Dossegnaw Aragaw, Mulualem Tadesse
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Prevalence and risk factors for red blood cell alloimmunisation among sickle cell patients in Mwanza City, Tanzania Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Erius Tebuka, Mwesige Charles, Jeffer O. Bhuko
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus protein ORF75 among HIV-1 patients in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Rodgers N. Demba, Sylviah M. Aradi, Matilu Mwau, Walter O. Mwanda
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Prevalence and aetiology of moderate and severe thrombocytopenia in a tertiary and quaternary centre in KwaZulu-Natal Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ayanda G. Jali, Bongani B. Nkambule
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Prevalence of urinary schistosomiasis amongst primary school children in Ikwo and Ohaukwu Communities of Ebonyi State, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Nse O. Umoh, Chimezie F. Nwamini, Nyoho J. Inyang, Anthony N. Umo, Victor U. Usanga, Amos Nworie, Michael O. Elom, Boniface N. Ukwah
 
Vol 9, No 2 (2020) Field evaluation of a mobile biosafety laboratory in Senegal to strengthen rapid disease outbreak response and monitoring Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Cheikh Fall, Aurélie Cappuyns, Oumar Faye, Steven Pauwels, Gamou Fall, Ndongo Dia, Moussa M. Diagne, Cheikh T. Diagne, Makhtar Niang, Alassane Mbengue, Martin Faye, Idrissa Dieng, Babacar Gningue, Abdoulaye Bousso, Ousmane Faye, Rudi Pauwels, Amadou A. Sall
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Detecting tuberculosis in pregnant and postpartum women in Eswatini Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Munyaradzi Pasipamire, Edward Broughton, Mandzisi Mkhontfo, Gugu Maphalala, Batsabile Simelane-Vilane, Samson Haumba
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Prevalence of cryptococcal antigen (CrAg) among HIV-positive patients in Eswatini, 2014–2015 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Samson M. Haumba, Mitsuru Toda, Rossana Jeffries, Peter Ehrenkranz, Munyaradzi Pasipamire, Trong Ao, Nomthandazo Lukhele, Sikhathele Mazibuko, Mandzisi Mkhontfo, Rachel M. Smith, Tom Chiller
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Evaluation of the Ogawa-Kudoh method for tuberculosis isolation in two health units in Mozambique Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Carla M. Madeira, Khalide I. Azam, Daisy N. Sato, Celso Khosa, Nilesh Bhatt, Sofia O. Viegas
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Clinical staff knowledge and awareness of point-of-care-testing best practices at Tygerberg Hospital, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Thumeka P. Jalavu, Megan Rensburg, Rajiv Erasmus
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Evaluation of corrective actions of feedback from clinicians on Clinical Laboratory Services at Bamenda Regional Hospital Laboratory, Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Victor N. Fondoh, Charles N. Awasom, Rebecca Enow-Tanjong, Richard M. Fondoh, Patrick Njukeng, Judith Shang, Juliana Ndasi, Moses Samje, Claris N. Muluh, Thompson N. Kinge
 
Vol 9, No 1 (2020) Diagnostic outcomes of bone marrow aspirate and trephine biopsies performed at a hospital in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Wanda S. Tshabalala, Somasundram Pillay, Doughlas P.K. Wilson
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Resazurin microtitre plate assay and Sensititre® MycoTB for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistance in a high tuberculosis resistance setting Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Prenika Jaglal, Melendhran Pillay, Koleka Mlisana
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Assessment of the AQUIOS flow cytometer – An automated sample preparation system for CD4 lymphocyte PanLeucogating enumeration Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Daniel Rhodes, Guislaine Carcelain, Mike Keeney, Christophe Parizot, Dominika Benjamins, Laurine Genesta, Jin Zhang, Justin Rohrbach, Denise Lawrie, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Onsite healthcare worker acceptability and performance of the point-of-care Pima CD4 assay in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mary E. Schmitz, Karen Chang, Nichole Arnett, Luciana Kohatsu, Ruth Lemwayi, Michael Mwasekaga, John Nkengasong, Omotayo Bolu, Fausta Mosha, Larry Westerman
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Haematological values in a healthy adult population in Yaoundé, Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Martin E. Oloume, Abas Mouliom, Bernard F. Melingui, Suzanne Belinga, Julie S. Nana, Mathurin Tejiokem, Francoise N. Sack, Jeanne Manga, Annie R. Epote
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Morphological patterns of anaemia among pregnant women from Sudan Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Abuobieda B. Abusharib
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Xpert® MTB/RIF assay on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues in the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Allan N. Njau, Samuel M. Gakinya, Shahin Sayed, Zahir Moloo
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) The use of real-time polymerase chain reaction and an adenosine deaminase assay for diagnosing pleural tuberculosis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mulalo Molaudzi, Julitha Molepo
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Organisational management of hospital blood transfusion services in Nairobi County, Kenya: Evidence of implementation Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Anne N. Mbuthia, Eunice M. Mwangi, Musa O. Ong'ombe
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Molecular confirmation and phylogeny of Lassa fever virus in Benin Republic 2014–2016 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Olumuyiwa B. Salu, Ayorinde B. James, Honoré S. Bankolé, Jijoho M. Agbla, Magloire Da Silva, Fernand Gbaguidi, Christian F. Loko, Sunday A. Omilabu
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Molecular detection of enterovirus D68 among children with acute respiratory tract infection in Ghana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Joyce A. Kubi, Mohamed Mutocheluh, Joseph H.K. Bonney, William K. Ampofo, John K. Odoom
 
Vol 8, No 1 (2019) Implementation and evaluation of the Presto combined qualitative real-time assay for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Rwanda Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Vicky Cuylaerts, Irith De Baetselier, Claude M. Muvunyi, Lambert Mwambarange, Hilde Smet, John Rusine, Viateur Musengamana, Janneke van de Wijgert, Tania Crucitti
 
Vol 7, No 2 (2018) Clostridium difficile in patients attending tuberculosis hospitals in Cape Town, South Africa, 2014–2015 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Brian R. Kullin, Sharon Reid, Valerie Abratt
 
Vol 7, No 2 (2018) Antibiotic resistance trends of ESKAPE pathogens in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa: A five-year retrospective analysis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Yogandree Ramsamy, Sabiha Y. Essack, Benn Sartorius, Miriam Patel, Koleka P. Mlisana
 
Vol 7, No 2 (2018) Multi-drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Port Harcourt, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kome Otokunefor, Tosanwumi V. Otokunefor, Godwin Omakwele
 
Vol 7, No 2 (2018) Differential infectivity of gametocytes after artemisinin-based combination therapy of uncomplicated falciparum malaria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Dinkorma T. Ouologuem, Cheick O. Kone, Bakary Fofana, Bakary Sidibe, Amadou H. Togo, Demba Dembele, Sekou Toure, Sekou Koumare, Ousmane Toure, Issaka Sagara, Abdoulaye Toure, Adama Dao, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Abdoulaye A. Djimde
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Metabolic effects occurring in irradiated and non-irradiated red blood cellular components for clinical transfusion practice: An in vitro comparison Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Faieqa Adams, Gregory R.M. Bellairs, Arthur R. Bird, Oluwafemi O. Oguntibeju
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Evaluation of standard diagnostic rapid test kits for malaria diagnosis among HIV patients in Kano, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Henry A. Mbah, Feyisayo E. Jegede, Surajudeen A. Abdulrahman, Tinuade I. Oyeyi
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Addressing antiretroviral therapy-related diagnostic coverage gaps across South Africa using a programmatic approach Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Lindi M. Coetzee, Wendy S. Stevens, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) District and sub-district analysis of cryptococcal antigenaemia prevalence and specimen positivity in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Lindi M. Coetzee, Nelesh P. Govender, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Using laboratory data to categorise CD4 laboratory turn-around-time performance across a national programme Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Lindi-Marie Coetzee, Naseem Cassim, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Low-cost diagnostic test for susceptible and drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural Malawi Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Annie Zhang, Enoch Jumbe, Robert Krysiak, Sabeen Sidiki, Holden V. Kelley, Elly K. Chemey, Chancy Kamba, Victor Mwapasa, Juan I. García, Alison Norris, Xueliang J. Pan, Carlton Evans, Shu-Hua Wang, Jesse J. Kwiek, Jordi B. Torrelles
 
Vol 7, No 1 (2018) Detection of minority drug resistant mutations in Malawian HIV-1 subtype C-positive patients initiating and on first-line antiretroviral therapy Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Zhiyong Zhou, Kevin Tang, Guoqing Zhang, Nellie Wadonda-Kabondo, Kundai Moyo, Lori A. Rowe, Joshua R. DeVos, Nick Wagar, Du-Ping Zheng, Hongxiong Guo, John Nkengasong, Mike Frace, Scott Sammons, Chunfu Yang
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Mother-to-child transmission of HIV and its predictors among HIV-exposed infants at Bamenda Regional Hospital, Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Victor N. Fondoh, Njong A. Mom
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Development of a real-time PCR assay and comparison to CHROMagarTM STEC to screen for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in stool, Cape Town, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
John B. Kalule, Karen H. Keddy, Anthony Smith, Mark P. Nicol, Lourens Robberts
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Point-of-care diagnosis and risk factors of infantile, rotavirus-associated diarrhoea in Calabar, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Samuel E. Nnukwu, Simon J. Utsalo, Olufunmilayo G. Oyero, Michel Ntemgwa, James A. Ayukekbong
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Use of matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionisation-time of flight mass spectrometry analyser in a diagnostic microbiology laboratory in a developing country Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Atang Bulane, Anwar Hoosen
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Creation and pilot testing of cases for case-based learning: A pedagogical approach for pathology cancer diagnosis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Shahin Sayed, Susan C. Lester, Michael Wilson, Daniel Berney, Ricard Masia, Zahir Moloo, Jennifer Stall, Alexia Eslan, Stephanie Ayers, Angela Mutuku, Jeannette Guarner
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) National laboratory policies and plans in sub-Saharan African countries: gaps and opportunities Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Pascale Ondoa, Ankie van der Broek, Christel Jansen, Hilde de Bruijn, Constance Schultsz
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Performance evaluation of tuberculosis smear microscopists working at rechecking laboratories in Ethiopia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Habtamu Asrat, Abebaw Kebede, Abnet Abebe, Abyot Meaza, Getinet Hailu, Adinew Desale, Andargachew Gashu, Wondwossen Kassa, Tesfaye Mekonnen, Ebisea Abose, Feven Girmachew, Dereje Yenealem, Achamyeleh Mulugeta, Gonfa Ayana, Kassu Desta
 
Vol 6, No 2 (2017) Implementation of quality management systems and progress towards accreditation of National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratories in Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Heidi Albert, Jean de Dieu Iragena, Kekeletso Kao, Donatelle Erni, Teferi Mekonen, Philip C. Onyebujoh
 
Vol 6, No 2 (2017) Performance of Xpert® MTB/RIF among tuberculosis outpatients in Lilongwe, Malawi Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Tarsizio Chikaonda, Nelson Nguluwe, Brian Barnett, Runa H. Gokhale, Robert Krysiak, Isaac Thengolose, Nora E. Rosenberg, Christopher Stanley, James Mpunga, Irving F. Hoffman, Mina Hosseinipour, Lesley Scott, Wendy Stevens
 
Vol 6, No 2 (2017) Molecular characterisation of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains from Malawi Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Tarsizio Chikaonda, Irene Ketseoglou, Nelson Nguluwe, Robert Krysiak, Isaac Thengolose, Felix Nyakwawa, Nora E. Rosenberg, Christopher Stanley, James Mpunga, Irving F. Hoffman, Maria A. Papathanasopoulos, Mina Hosseinipour, Lesley Scott, Wendy Stevens
 
Vol 6, No 2 (2017) Evaluation of the SD Bioline TB Ag MPT64 test for identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex from liquid cultures in Southwestern Uganda Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Patrick Orikiriza, Dan Nyehangane, Daniel Atwine, John J. Kisakye, Kennedy Kassaza, Juliet-Mwanga Amumpaire, Yap Boum II
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Laboratory test result interpretation for primary care doctors in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naadira Vanker, Norman H.B. Faull
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Trends in leprosy case detection in Rwanda, 1995–2011: analysis of 17 years of laboratory data Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Innocent Uwimana, Nestor Bizimungu, Fabrice Ingabire, Elyse Mukamukwiye, Odette Sharangabo, Semuto C. Ngabonziza, Eliane Kamanzi
 
Vol 6, No 1 (2017) Programmatic implications of implementing the relational algebraic capacitated location (RACL) algorithm outcomes on the allocation of laboratory sites, test volumes, platform distribution and space requirements Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Naseem Cassim, Honora Smith, Lindi M. Coetzee, Deborah K. Glencross
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Verification of chemistry reference ranges using a simple method in sub-Saharan Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Irith De Baetselier, Douglas Taylor, Justin Mandala, Kavita Nanda, Christel Van Campenhout, Walter Agingu, Lorna Madurai, Eva-Maria Barsch, Jennifer Deese, Lut Van Damme, Tania Crucitti
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Evaluation of the BioFire® FilmArray® Blood Culture Identification Panel on positive blood cultures in a regional hospital laboratory in KwaZulu-Natal Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mokshanand Fhooblall, Fikile Nkwanyana, Koleka P. Mlisana
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Experimental phage therapy against haematogenous multi-drug resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia in mice Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Joseph M. Ochieng' Oduor, Nyamongo Onkoba, Fredrick Maloba, Atunga Nyachieo
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Laboratory evaluation of the Chembio Dual Path Platform HIV-Syphilis Assay Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mireille B. Kalou, Arnold Castro, Amy Watson, Heather Jost, Stacy Clay, Ye Tun, Cheng Chen, Kevin Karem, John N. Nkengasong, Ronald Ballard, Bharat Parekh
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Evaluating laboratory request forms submitted to haematology and blood transfusion departments at a hospital in Northwest Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Feyisayo Jegede, Henry A. Mbah, Ado Dakata, Dalhatu H. Gwarzo, Surajudeen A. Abdulrahman, Aisha Kuliya-Gwarzo
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Molecular confirmation of Lassa fever imported into Ghana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Joseph H.K. Bonney, Edward O. Nyarko, Sally-Ann Ohene, Joseph Amankwa, Ralph K. Ametepi, Shirley C. Nimo-Paintsil, Badu Sarkodie, Prince Agbenohevi, Michael Adjabeng, Nicholas N.A. Kyei, Samuel Bel-Nono, William K. Ampofo
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) The prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in HIV-positive and HIV-negative infants: KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Nokukhanya Mdlalose, Raveen Parboosing, Pravi Moodley
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Real-time polymerase chain reaction optimised for hepatitis C virus detection in dried blood spots from HIV-exposed infants, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Anneta Naidoo, Raveen Parboosing, Pravi Moodley
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Implications of the introduction of laboratory demand management at primary care clinics in South Africa on laboratory expenditure Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ozayr H. Mahomed, Ruth Lekalakala, Shaidah Asmall, Naseem Cassim
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Evaluation of the accuracy of the CellaVision™ DM96 in a high HIV-prevalence population in South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Jenifer L. Vaughan, Sakina Loonat, Nazeer Alli
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Dried blood spot specimen quality and validation of a new pre-analytical processing method for qualitative HIV-1 PCR, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kerusha Govender, Raveen Parboosing, Ntombizandile Siyaca, Pravikrishnen Moodley
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Increased utilisation of PEPFAR-supported laboratory services by non-HIV patients in Tanzania Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Margaret Mcnairy, Charon Gwynn, Miriam Rabkin, Gretchen Antelman, Yingfeng Wu, Bereket Alemayehu, Travis Lim, Rubina Imtiaz, Fausta Mosha, Michael Mwasekaga, Asha A. Othman, Jessica Justman
 
Vol 5, No 1 (2016) Performance of the Cellslide® automated liquid-based cytology system amongst HIV-positive women Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Pamela Michelow, Amanda Sherrin, Louise Rossouw, Samson Mohaleamolla, Denise Evans, Avril Swarts, Ntombiyenkosi Rakhombe, Jennifer S. Smith, Cynthia Firnhaber
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Effectiveness of the credit-line approach for support of CD4 equipment functionality in northern Uganda Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Michael L. Kasusse, Nazarius M. Tumwesigye, Steven Aisu, Joseph K.B. Matovu, Rhoda Wanyenze
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Use of laboratory test results in patient management by clinicians in Malawi Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kundai Moyo, Carol Porter, Ben Chilima, Reuben Mwenda, Mark Kabue, Lutho Zungu, Abdoulaye Sarr
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Improved sensitivity, safety and laboratory turnaround time in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by use of bleach sedimentation Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ameh James, Kingsley Ochei, Nnamdi Emenyonu, Lovett Lawson
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Virulence and pathogenicity of three Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense stabilates in a Swiss white mouse model Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Christopher Kariuki, John M. Kagira, Victor Mwadime, Maina Ngotho
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Potential for false-positive HIV test results using rapid HIV testing algorithms Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Rosemary A. Audu, Rosemary N. Okoye, Chika K. Onwuamah, Fehintola A. Ige, Adesola Z. Musa, Nkiruka N. Odunukwe, Daniel I. Onwujekwe, Oliver C. Ezechi, Emmanuel O. Idigbe, Phyllis J. Kanki
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Red cell allo- and autoimmunisation in transfused sickle cell and cancer patients in Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Caroline Mangare, Amos Mbugua, Peter Maturi, Jamila Rajab, Rainer Blasczyk, Hans-Gert Heuft
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Prolonged storage-induced changes in haematology parameters referred for testing Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Elise Schapkaitz, Dashini Pillay
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Profile, perceptions and future expectations of medical laboratory scientists in Namibia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Bruce H. Noden, Vincent Nowaseb, Cornelia de Waal-Miller, Berta E. van der Colf
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Quantification de la Charge Virale et tests de résistance du VIH-1 aux ARV à partir d’échantillons DBS (Dried Blood Spots) chez des patients Guinéens sous traitement antirétroviral Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Nestor Bangoura, Abou A.M. Diouara, Mohamed Cissé, Halimatou D. Ndiaye, Souleymame Mboup, Ahidjo Ayouba, Coumba T. Kane
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Informatics solutions for bridging the gap between clinical and laboratory services in a low-resource setting Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Julia Driessen, Henry Limula, Oliver J. Gadabu, Gervase Gamadzi, Edwin Chitandale, Anne Ben-Smith, Noor Alide, Gerald P. Douglas
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Evaluation of nine HIV rapid test kits to develop a national HIV testing algorithm in Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Orji Bassey, Kyle Bond, Adebayo Adedeji, Odafen Oke, Ado Abubakar, Kachiro Yakubu, Tapdiyel Jelpe, Ezekiel Akintunde, Patrick Ikani, Adeniyi Ogundiran, Ali Onoja, Issa Kawu, Gabriel Ikwulono, Idris Saliu, Okey Nwanyawu, Varough Deyde
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Building laboratory capacity to support HIV care in Nigeria: Harvard/APIN PEPFAR, 2004–2012 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Donald J. Hamel, Jean-Louis Sankalé, Jay O. Samuels, Abdoulaye D. Sarr, Beth Chaplin, Eke Ofuche, Seema T. Meloni, Prosper Okonkwo, Phyllis J. Kanki
 
Vol 4, No 1 (2015) Genetic characterisation of multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serotypes isolated from poultry in Cairo, Egypt Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Mohammed Abdel-Maksoud, Rania Abdel-Khalek, Atef El-Gendy, Rawia F. Gamal, Hemmat M. Abdelhady, Brent L. House
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Evidence from 617 laboratories in 47 countries for SLMTA-driven improvement in quality management systems Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Katy Yao, Elizabeth T. Luman, SLMTA Collaborating Authors
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Working toward a sustainable laboratory quality improvement programme through country ownership: Mozambique’s SLMTA story Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Jessina Masamha, Beth Skaggs, Isabel Pinto, Ana Paula Mandlaze, Carolina Simbine, Patrina Chongo, Leonardo de Sousa, Solon Kidane, Katy Yao, Elizabeth T. Luman, Eduardo Samogudo
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Weighing the costs: Implementing the SLMTA programme in Zimbabwe using internal versus external facilitators Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Edwin Shumba, Phoebe Nzombe, Absolom Mbinda, Raiva Simbi, Douglas Mangwanya, Peter H. Kilmarx, Elizabeth T. Luman, Sibongile N. Zimuto
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Maximising mentorship: Variations in laboratory mentorship models implemented in Zimbabwe Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Phoebe Nzombe, Elizabeth T. Luman, Edwin Shumba, Douglas Mangwanya, Raiva Simbi, Peter H. Kilmarx, Sibongile N. Zimuto
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Perceptions and attitudes toward SLMTA amongst laboratory and hospital professionals in Ethiopia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Adino D. Lulie, Tilahun M. Hiwotu, Achamyeleh Mulugeta, Adisu Kedebe, Habtamu Asrat, Abnet Abebe, Dereje Yenealem, Ebise Abose, Wondwossen Kassa, Amha Kebed, Mary K. Linde, Gonfa Ayana
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Decentralised facility-based training as an alternative model for SLMTA implementation: The Cameroon experience Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Juliana Ndasi, Laura Dimite, Victor Mbome, Charles Awasom, Elive Ngale, Sidney Akuro, Ewane Leonard, Omotayo Bolu, Terrence Asong, Patrick Njukeng, Judith Shang
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Laboratory system strengthening and quality improvement in Ethiopia Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   CORRIGENDUM   PDF
Tilahun M. Hiwotu, Gonfa Ayana, Achamyeleh Mulugeta, Getachew B. Kassa, Yenew Kebede, Peter F. Fonjungo, Gudeta Tibesso, Adino Desale, Adisu Kebede, Wondwossen Kassa, Tesfaye Mekonnen, Katy Yao, Elizabeth T. Luman, Amha Kebede, Mary K. Linde
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Progressing beyond SLMTA: Are internal audits and corrective action the key drivers of quality improvement? Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Robert N. Maina, Doris M. Mengo, Abdikher D. Mohamud, Susan M. Ochieng, Sammy K. Milgo, Connie J. Sexton, Sikhulile Moyo, Elizabeth T. Luman
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Driving hospital transformation with SLMTA in a regional hospital in Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Laura T. Eno, Terence Asong, Elive Ngale, Beatrice Mangwa, Juliana Ndasi, Maurice Mouladje, Remmie Lekunze, Victor Mbome, Patrick Njukeng, Judith Shang
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Using standard and institutional mentorship models to implement SLMTA in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ernest P. Makokha, Samuel Mwalili, Frank L. Basiye, Clement Zeh, Wilfred I. Emonyi, Raphael Langat, Elizabeth T. Luman, Jane Mwangi
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Innovative strategies for a successful SLMTA country programme: The Rwanda story Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Innocent Nzabahimana, Sabin Sebasirimu, John B. Gatabazi, Emmanuel Ruzindana, Claver Kayobotsi, Mary K. Linde, Jean B. Mazarati, Edouard Ntagwabira, Janvier Serumondo, Georges A. Dahourou, Wangeci Gatei, Claude M. Muvunyi
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Building local human resources to implement SLMTA with limited donor funding: The Ghana experience Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Bernard Nkrumah, Beatrice van der Puije, Veronica Bekoe, Rowland Adukpo, Nii A. Kotey, Katy Yao, Peter N. Fonjungo, Elizabeth T. Luman, Samuel Duh, Patrick A. Njukeng, Nii A. Addo, Fazle N. Khan, Celia J.I. Woodfill
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Translating a National Laboratory Strategic Plan into action through SLMTA in a district hospital laboratory in Botswana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Keoratile Ntshambiwa, Winnie Ntabe-Jagwer, Chandapiwa Kefilwe, Fredrick Samuel, Sikhulile Moyo
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Accelerating the spread of laboratory quality improvement efforts in Botswana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kelebeletse O. Mokobela, Mpho T. Moatshe, Mosetsanagape Modukanele
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) From grass to grace: How SLMTA revolutionised the Bamenda Regional Hospital Laboratory in Cameroon Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Siyem C. Nkwawir, Nakeli N. Batumani, Talkmore Maruta, Charles N. Awasom
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) The impact of SLMTA in improving laboratory quality systems in the Caribbean Region Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Giselle Guevara, Floris Gordon, Yvette Irving, Ismae Whyms, Keith Parris, Songee Beckles, Talkmore Maruta, Nqobile Ndlovu, Rachel Albalak, George Alemnji
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Development of a safer laboratory vervet monkey model for the study of human African trypanosomiasis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Maxwell Waema, Naomi Maina, Simon Karanja, Beatrice Gachie, Maina Ngotho, John Kagira
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Proficiency testing for HIV, tuberculosis and malaria diagnosis in clinical laboratories in Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Rosemary A. Audu, Catherine C. Onubogu, Rosemary N. Okoye, Nkiru N. Nwokoye, Chika K. Onwuamah, Adesola Z. Musa, Toyosi Y. Raheem, Maureen N. Aniedobe, Samuel J. Nduaga, Ini-Obong Essien, Emmanuel O. Idigbe
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Virulence factors in environmental and clinical Vibrio cholerae from endemic areas in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Racheal W. Kimani, Anne W. T. Muigai, Willie Sang, John N. Kiiru, Samuel Kariuki
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Tuberculosis alters pancreatic enzymes in the absence of pancreatitis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Modisa S. Motswaledi, Rosinah Sekgwama, Ishmael Kasvosve
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) An audit of immunofixation requesting practices at a South African referral laboratory Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Verena Gounden, Yashna Rampursat
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Improving quality in national reference laboratories: The role of SLMTA and mentorship Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Rosemary A. Audu, Catherine C. Onubogu, Nkiru N. Nwokoye, Eke Ofuche, Shirematee Baboolal, Odafen Oke, Elizabeth T. Luman, Emmanuel O. Idigbe
 
Vol 3, No 2 (2014) Creating a sustainable culture of quality through the SLMTA programme in a district hospital laboratory in Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Phidelis M. Maruti, Ekesa A. Mulianga, Lorna N. Wambani, Melda N. Wafula, Fidelis A. Mambo, Shadrack M. Mutisya, Eric N. Wakaria, Erick M. Mbati, Angela A. Amayo, Jonathan M. Majani, Bryan Nyary, Kilian A. Songwe
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Optimising the laboratory supply chain: The key to effective laboratory services Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Dianna Edgil, Jason Williams, Peter Smith, Joel Kuritsky
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Candidaemia in a tertiary hospital in Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Rita O. Oladele, Rashidi A. Bakare, Michael A. Petrou, Oyinlola O. Oduyebo, Malcolm Richardson
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) Understanding the interface between clinical and laboratory staff Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ankie van den Broek, Coosje J. Tuijn, Lisette van ’t Klooster, Elizabeth Msoka, Marion Sumari-de Boer, Jaffu Chilongola, Linda Oskam
 
Vol 3, No 1 (2014) The interface between clinicians and laboratory staff: A field study in northern Tanzania Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Coosje J. Tuijn, Elizabeth Msoka, Declare L. Mushi, Marion Sumari-de Boer, Jaffu Chilongola, Ankie van den Broek
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Performance d’Hemocue Hb 201+ dans le diagnostic de l’anémie de l’enfant dans les structures sanitaires du niveau périphérique au Togo Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Ahoefa Vovor, Ameyo Dorkenoo, Yao Layibo
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Prevalence, intensity and complications of Microsporidium spores amongst HIV-positive hospital patients in Ilorin, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Amase Nyamngee, Luke D. Edungbola, Olajide O. Agbede, Alakija K. Salami, Charles Nwabuisi, Aliu A. Akanbi II, Olatunde O.K. Ibrahim, Muchae Tilahun, Douglas B. Moser
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Aetiology and factors associated with bacterial diarrhoeal diseases amongst urban refugee children in Eastleigh, Kenya: A case control study Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Waqo G. Boru, Gideon Kikuvi, Jared Omollo, Ahmed Abade, Samuel Amwayi, William Ampofo, Elizabeth T. Luman, Joseph Oundo
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) HIV and Tuberculosis co-infection impacts T-cell activation markers but not the numbers subset of regulatory T-cells in HIV-1 infected patients Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Moustapha Mbow, Ndèye S.S. Santos, Makhtar Camara, Awa Ba, Aliou Niang, Géraldine Daneau, Djibril Wade, Abdou A. Diallo, Maxim Toupane, Maïmouna Diakhaté, Nafissatou Lèye, Papa A. Diaw, Souleymane Mboup, Luc Kestens, Tandakha N. Dieye
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Navigating laboratory services quality in challenging environments: A perspective for implementation in small, low-income countries and post-conflict settings Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Edward M. Kamau
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Heterogeneity of Campylobacter species isolated from serial stool specimens of Egyptian children using pulsed field gel electrophoresis Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Atef M. El-Gendy, Momtaz O. Wasfy, Adel M. Mansour, Buhari T. Oyofo, Marwa M. Yousry, John D. Klena
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) The association between sex hormone-binding globulin and type 2 diabetes in Nigerian men Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Fayefori M. Abbiyesuku, Augustine N. Agbakwuru, Olatunbosun O. Olawale
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) The viral aetiology of influenza-like illnesses in Kampala and Entebbe, Uganda, 2008 Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Stephen Balinandi, Barnabas Bakamutumaho, John T. Kayiwa, Juliette Ongus, Joseph Oundo, Anna C. Awor, Julius J. Lutwama
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Biomedical laboratory science education: standardising teaching content in resource-limited countries Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Wendy Arneson, Cathy Robinson, Bryan Nyary
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Carriage rate and serotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae amongst children in Thika Hospital, Kenya Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Susan Githii, Gunturu Revathi, Anne Muigai, Samuel Kariuki
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) Comparison of the COBAS/Ampliprep Taqman and Amplicor HIV-1 monitor tests in Lagos, Nigeria Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Oluemi S. Amoo, Idowu A. Taiwo, Olumuyiwa O. Salu, Azuka P. Okwuraiwe, Chika K. Onwuamah, Morenike A. Awe, Osaga O. Oforomeh, Daniel I. Onwujekwe, Oliver C. Ezechi, Audu R. Ajuma
 
Vol 2, No 1 (2013) In vitro antiplasmodial and cytotoxic properties of some medicinal plants from western Burkina Faso Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Souleymane Sanon, Adama Gansane, Lamoussa P. Ouattara, Abdoulaye Traore, Issa N. Ouedraogo, Alfred Tiono, Donatella Taramelli, Nicoletta Basilico, Sodiomon B. Sirima
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) The World Health Organization African region external quality assessment scheme for anti-HIV serology Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Fatim Cham, Mahlatse Maleka, Martin Masango, Emma Goetsch, El H. Belabbes, Beverley Singh, Guy M. Gershy-Damet, Adrian Puren
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Laboratory testing improves diagnosis and treatment outcomes in primary health care facilities Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Jane Y. Carter, Orgenes E. Lema, Magdaline W. Wangai, Charles G. Munafu, Philip H. Rees, Jackson A. Nyamongo
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Optimising automation of a manual enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Corena de Beer, Monika Esser, Wolfgang Preiser
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Global health: Integrating national laboratory health systems and services in resource-limited settings Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Linda M. Parsons, Akos Somoskovi, Evan Lee, Chinnambedu N. Paramasivan, Miriam Schneidman, Deborah Birx, Giorgio Roscigno, John N. Nkengasong
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Distribution and association of hs-CRP with cardiovascular risk variables of metabolic syndrome in adolescent learners Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Megan A. Rensburg, Tandi Matsha, Mariza Hoffmann, Mogamat S. Hassan, Rajiv T. Erasmus
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Strengthening Laboratory Management Towards Accreditation: The Lesotho experience Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
David Mothabeng, Talkmore Maruta, Mathabo Lebina, Kim Lewis, Joe Wanyoike, Yohannes Mengstu
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Impact of mentorship on WHO-AFRO Strengthening Laboratory Quality Improvement Process Towards Accreditation (SLIPTA) Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Talkmore Maruta, David Motebang, Lebina Mathabo, Philip J. Rotz, Joseph Wanyoike, Trevor Peter
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Immunohaematological reference values for HIV-negative healthy adults in Botswana Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Madisa Mine, Sikhulile Moyo, Penny Stevens, Kurt Michael, Vladimir Novitsky, Kgomotso Makhaola, Aida Asmelash, S’khatele Molefhabangwe, Elias Woldegabriel, Gaseboloke Mothowaeng, Talkmore Maruta, Charity Kamhukamwe, Phibeon M. Mangwendeza, Molly Holmes-Pretorius, Isaac Mtoni, Modisa Motswaledi, Rosemary Musonda, Ndwapi Ndwapi, Joseph Makhema, Richard Marlink, Khumo Seipone, Tendani Gaolathe, Max Essex
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Identifying HIV infection in South African women: How does a fourth generation HIV rapid test perform? Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Kapila Bhowan, Emma Kalk, Sonjiha Khan, Gayle Sherman
 
Vol 1, No 1 (2012) Review and comparison of quality standards, guidelines and regulations for laboratories Abstract   HTML   EPUB   XML   PDF
Tjeerd A.M. Datema, Linda Oskam, Paul R. Klatser
 
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