External quality assessment of Giemsa-stained blood film microscopy for the diagnosis of malaria and sleeping sickness in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

P. Mukadi, P. Gillet, A. Lukuka, B. Atua, N. Sheshe, A. Kanza, J.B. Mayunda, B. Mongita, R. Senga, J. Ngoyi, J.J. Muyembe, J. Jacobs, V. Lejon

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Original languageEnglish
JournalBulletin of the World Health Organization
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)441-448
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2013


  • Protozoal diseases
  • Malaria
  • Plasmodium falciparum
  • Vectors
  • Mosquitoes
  • Anopheles
  • Sleeping sickness
  • Trypanosomiasis-African
  • Trypanosoma brucei gambiense
  • Tsetse flies
  • Glossina morsitans
  • Diagnosis
  • Laboratory diagnosis
  • Laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Blood
  • Microscopy
  • Quality assessment
  • Congo-Kinshasa
  • Africa-Central

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