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Table 5 Results of the questionnaire evaluation, Kampot, Cambodia, 2013

From: Malaria rapid diagnostic test as point-of-care test: study protocol for evaluating the VIKIA® Malaria Ag Pf/Pan

Use of the test No. of YES (%) Comments
Are the instructions given in the package insert easily understandable for use by you? 20/20 (100%)  
With only the support of the quick guide, is it easy to perform the test? If not, specify the part or parts which you do not easily understand: 19/20 (95%) Part 3, I consider that one drop is equal to 5x
Is the test easy to use for someone who is not a trained laboratory technician? If not, please explain: 20/20 (100%)  
Are the operating instructions clear enough to understand the test without having to participate in practical training? 20/20 (100%)  
Is the time to perform the test compatible with its use in the field? If not, give an estimate of a time that seems to be acceptable, from sampling to result. 20/20 (100%) 1 comment: 15 min will be better
Result interpretation
Do the instructions given in the package insert allow an easy interpretation of the results? If not, please explain: 20/20 (100%)  
With only the support of the quick guide, is the result easy to interpret? 20/20 (100%)  
Do you think that reading and result interpretation of the test are easy to read and interpret for someone who has not trained as a laboratory technician? If not, please explain: 20/20 (100%)