TestEd Covid


Publications relating to TestEd.

  1. Timothy J Aitman, Linda Bauld, Kathryn F Carruthers, Nick Gilbert, Neil Turok. COVID-19 testing: disparity between national and institution-based case detection
  2. Results from the first survey and Interviews with the TestEd participants who joined the programme up to April 2021 can be found here: 
  3. Mutesa, L., et al., A pooled testing strategy for identifying SARS-CoV-2 at low prevalence. Nature 589, 276–280 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2885-5
  4. Reijns, et al., A sensitive and affordable multiplex RT-qPCR assay for SARs-CoV-2 detection PLOS Biology (2020), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.3001030  
  5. Ramandeep Singh Sahota, Salimato Sanha, Anna Last, Eunice Cassama, Adriana Goncalves, Ann H Kelly, Alice Street, Emma M Harding-Esch. 2021. “Acceptability and perceived utility of different diagnostic tests and sample types for trachoma surveillance in the Bijagos Islands, Guinea Bissau”, Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, traa179, https://doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/traa179
  6. Street, Alice. 2018. “Deep Diagnostics”. Limn Issue 9, Humanitarian Goods/Little Development Devices. https://limn.it/deep-diagnostics/
  7. Street, Alice. 2011. “Artefacts of Not-Knowing: The Medical Record, Diagnosis and the Production of Uncertainty in Papua New Guinean Biomedicine” Social Studies of Science Vol 4(6) 815-834.
  8. Street, Alice., Lee, Shona., Bevan, Imogen., Taylor, Michelle. 2021. “Testing and trust: Public perceptions, expectations and experiences of COVID-19 testing in Scotland”. Chief Scientists Office COVID-19 Rapid Research in Covid-19 Final Report. https://www.cso.scot.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/COVEDI2018-1.pdf
  9. Street, Alice. 2018. The Testing Revolution: Investigating Diagnostic Devices in Global Health. Somatosphere http://somatosphere.net/2018/04/testing-revolution.html
  10. Street, Alice (Ed). 2018. Diagnostic Stories, Somatosphere Special Series. http://somatosphere.net/series/diagnostic-stories
  11. Street, Alice., Stage Maxter, Mats., Christison, Sarah., Bevan, Imogen., Bauld, Linda. 2021. Student views and experiences of asymptomatic COVID-19 testing at the University of Edinburgh. University of Edinburgh Working Paper. 
  12. Street, Alice., Bevan, Imogen., Baxter, Mats Stage., Stagg, Helen R. 2021. "Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior Related to COVID-19 Testing: A Rapid Scoping Review".  https://www.mdpi.com/2075-4418/11/9/1685
  13. Staff and student views and experiences of the TestEd programme: