Table 4

Accuracy of RDT in comparison with PCR for detecting placental malaria infection at Gadarif Hospital, Eastern Sudan
PCR
Positive Negative Total Accuracy measure (95% CI)
RDT Positive 3 24 27 Sensitivity 14.3 (3.8–34.1)
Negative 18 105 123 Specificity 81.4 (74.0–87.4)
Total 21 129 150 Positive predictive value 11.1 (3.0–27.3)
Negative predictive value 85.4 (78.3–90.8)

Kashif et al.

Kashif et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:59   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-59

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