Table 3

Number and proportion of new HIV positives (n=122) stratified by test type who were linked to care and, of those linked to care, achieved viral load suppression

Screened new positives n Linked to careAchieved viral load suppression
Yes ((% of screened new positives))No ((% of screened new positives))Yes ((% of linked to care))No ((% of linked to care))Undetectable at initial visit ((% of linked to care))
Identified by POCT2319 (82.6)4 (17.4)12 (63.2)7 (36.8)
Identified by EIA10082 (82)18 (18)24 (29.3)44 (53.6)14 (17.1)
  • EIA, enzyme immunoassay; POCT, point-of-care testing.