The Lancet Commission on diagnostics: transforming access to diagnostics
Pathology (East Africa)
At the end of 2019, the first reports of a new respiratory virus appeared in China. The subsequent COVID-19 pandemic has affected every person, in every country, in the world. One early lesson was the crucial importance of timely accurate diagnosis. A second lesson was the widespread scarcity of such diagnostic capacity and capability.
Fleming, K. A.,
Wilson, M. L.,
(2021). The Lancet Commission on diagnostics: transforming access to diagnostics. The Lancet, 398(10315), 1997-2050.
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