A total of 400 febrile patients were enrolled in the study. Out of 400 febrile outpatients tested for malaria, 116 (28.75%) tested positive with mRDT.
malaria rapid diagnostic tests (mRDTs)
Tanzania Journal of Health Research Volume 20, No 4 (2018)
PLoS ONE 11(10): e0164055
The introduction of mRDTs is likely to be considered cost-effective in this high transmission setting as this intervention increased the number of appropriately treated children at low cost.