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Analytical performance of a platform for point-of-care CRP testing in adults consulting for lower respiratory tract infection in primary care

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Background

C-reactive protein (CRP) is a biomarker widely used for disease severity assessment and treatment of inflammatory conditions. Point-of-care testing (POCT) devices should ideally be rapid and provide similar results to standard tests done in laboratories.

Methods

2922 serum samples were obtained from adult patients presenting to primary care with symptoms of lower respiratory infection in a European diagnostic study. The analytic performance of the CRP Q...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s10096-018-3253-3

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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
37
Issue:
7
Pages:
1319–1323
Publication date:
2018-05-10
Acceptance date:
2018-04-05
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EISSN:
1435-4373
ISSN:
0934-9723
Pmid:
29744764
Source identifiers:
853757
Language:
English
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2018-06-25

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