TABLE 5.

Evaluations of identification cards for gram-positive cocci on the VITEK 2 instrument

ReferenceYr of publicationCard evaluatedNo. of strains% of strains that were:
Correctly identifiedIdentified with low discriminationMisidentifiedNot identified
6 2000ID-GPC15087.312.7
8 2002ID-GPC38491.44.41.62.6
7 2002ID-GPC9971.720.28.1
13 2003ID-GPC40595.63.20.21.0
Present study2005GP identification card36494.54.70.30.5