TABLE 5.

Categorical agreement between voriconazole broth microdilution MIC and disk test result for 7,301 clinical Candida isolates

Methoda% of isolates by interpretive categoryb% Agreement% Errorc
SSDDRVMEMEM
BMD98.70.60.7
Disk98.40.41.299.00.010.090.9
  • a BMD and disk diffusion testing were performed in accordance with CLSI M27-A2 and M44-A, respectively.

  • b Interpretive categories: S, susceptible, MIC ≤1 μg/ml (≥17 mm); SDD, susceptible dose dependent, MIC = 2 μg/ml (14 to 16 mm); R, resistant, MIC ≥4 μg/ml (≤13 mm).

  • c VME, very major error; ME, major error; M, minor error.