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- Sepúlveda, Natalia A., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Acta tropica 2017
- Bayesian theory; agar; diagnostic techniques; helminthiasis; hookworms; microscopy; monitoring; public health; rural areas; school children; statistical models; Colombia
- ... Public health programs for the control of soil-transmitted helminthiases require valid diagnostic tests for surveillance and parasitic control evaluation. However, there is currently no agreement about what test should be used as a gold standard for the diagnosis of hookworm infection. Still, in presence of concurrent data for multiple tests it is possible to use statistical models to estimate mea ...