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Feasibility, acceptability, and adoption of fingerprint scanning during contact investigation for tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda: A parallel-convergent, mixed-methods analysis

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Feasibility, acceptability, and adoption of fingerprint scanning during contact investigation for tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda: A parallel-convergent, mixed-methods analysis https://t.co/9OIa7F1fFo
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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Elizabeth B White conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Amanda J Meyer performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Joseph M Ggita performed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Diana Babirye performed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

David Mark performed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Irene Ayakaka performed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Jessica E Haberer authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Achilles Katamba performed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Mari Armstrong-Hough conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

J. Lucian Davis conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Human Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Institutional review boards at the Makerere College of Health Sciences, the Uganda National Council for Science and Technology, and Yale University approved the study protocol.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The raw data contain patient identifiable information and therefore should not be available for open access.

Funding

Funding was provided by National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD, USA) grant R01AI104824. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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