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Microscopy Quality Control in Médecins Sans Frontières Programs in Resource-Limited Settings

  • Derryck B. Klarkowski mail,

    derryck.klarkowski@gmail.com

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières–Operational Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Juan Daniel Orozco

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières–Operational Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Published: January 26, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000206

About the Authors

Derryck B. Klarkowski, Juan Daniel Orozco
Médecins Sans Frontières–Operational Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: derryck.klarkowski@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: DBK JDO. Wrote the first draft of the paper: DBK. Contributed to the writing of the paper: JDO. Developed the quality control model: DBK. Supported the field laboratories on the implementation and follow up of the methodologies: DBK JDO. Responsible for the protocol development, data collection, analysis and issuing benchmarking reports for the quality control program: JDO.