TABLE 1

Device sensitivities versus microscopy and PCR

Trial site and methodNo. positive/total no. tested (sensitivity [95% CI] [%])
Versus microscopyVersus PCR
Apollo Hospital
    RDT101/101 (100 [92.8–100])101/101 (100 [92.8–100])
    MicroscopyNAa101/101 (100 [92.8–100])
    Parasight100/101 (99 [94.6–99.9])100/101 (99 [94.6–99.9])
AKUH
    RDT155/160 (96.8 [92.8–98.9])155/160 (96.8 [92.8–98.9])
    MicroscopyNA160/160 (100 [97.7–100])
    Parasight159/160 (99.3 [95.6–99.8])159/160 (99.3 [95.6–99.8])
  • a NA, not applicable.