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Study links malaria rapid diagnostic tests to more antibiotic use and finds ignored results

20:00 EDT 6 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(Burness) Rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) for malaria are reducing overuse of malaria medications but may also produce a range of unintended results, according to a comprehensive new study published today in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

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