Personalised Risk assessment in febrile illness to optimise Real-life Management across the European Union (PERFORM)

PERFORM aims at developing new “omics” diagnostic tests to distinguish between bacterial and viral infections in febrile children. Work package 5, led by LSHTM, is responsible for conducting a comparative health services analysis and economic evaluation to evaluate the potential costs and impacts of introducing the tests in different European health system.

LSHTM lead investigator: Shunmay Yeung
LSHTM staff: Martin Hibberd, Alec Miners
Funding: European commission (Horizon 2020), 5 years
Collaborators: Imperial College