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Performance of alternative strategies for primary cervical cancer screening in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studies

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Kengne, André Pascal
Fokom-Defo, Victoire
Published in BMJ. 2015, vol. 351, p. h3084
Abstract To assess and compare the accuracy of visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA), visual inspection with Lugol's iodine (VILI), and human papillomavirus (HPV) testing as alternative standalone methods for primary cervical cancer screening in sub-Saharan Africa.
Keywords Acetic Acid/economicsAdultAfrica South of the Sahara/epidemiologyCervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia/diagnosis/economics/virologyColoring Agents/economicsCost-Benefit AnalysisEarly Detection of Cancer/economics/methodsFemaleHumansIodides/economicsMass Screening/economics/methodsPapillomavirus Infections/complications/diagnosis/economicsPredictive Value of TestsSensitivity and SpecificityUterine Cervical Neoplasms/diagnosis/economics/virologyVaginal Smears/economics
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PMID: 26142020
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FOKOM DOMGUE, Joël Bertrand et al. Performance of alternative strategies for primary cervical cancer screening in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studies. In: BMJ, 2015, vol. 351, p. h3084. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:89562

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