TABLE 1

Performance of NAATs versus culture results

Assay and resultNo.
Positive culture resultNegative culture resultTotal
AmpliVue
    Positive303060
    Negative0140140
BD Max
    Positive303262
    Negative0138138
illumigene
    Positive29a2453
    Negative0146146
Total30170200
  • a One result remained invalid in repeat testing.