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Research Article

Early Infant Diagnosis Sample Management in Mashonaland West Province, Zimbabwe, 2017

Table 3

Expertise of Personnel Responsible for Collection of DBS samples for EID for Mhondoro, Zvimba, and Chegutu Districts, 2016.

VariableMhondoro
n=19
Zvimba
n=17
Chegutu
n=17
Total ()
n=53

Accurately relates DBS collection sequence15121441 (77.4)

Able to identify a valid DBS sample10141640 (75.5)

Identify precautionary measures necessary for valid samples1091130 (56.6)

Accurately relates sample packaging process12101032 (60.4)

Perceive sequential DBS process essential for sample validity58720 (37.7)