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Rapid Syphilis Tests as Catalysts for Health Systems Strengthening: A Case Study from Peru

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First antenatal care visit: Changes before and after the implementation of POCT for syphilis (Ventanilla-Callao).

Before the implementation of the POCT for syphilis, women needed 27 days to have the HIV and Syphilis tests results as part of the first antenatal care visit (ANC) visit. After the implementation, the testing and results are done on the same visit.

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