Skip to main content

Table 5 Concordance results between P. falciparum RDT and microscopy among children aged <15 years in three villages, central Côte d’Ivoire

From: Plasmodium falciparum infection and clinical indicators in relation to net coverage in central Côte d’Ivoire

   RDT
   Negative Positive Total % positive
Microscopy Negative 320 168 488 34
Positive (parasitaemia <1,000 parasites/μl of blood) 174 506 680 74
Positive (parasitaemia ≥1,000 parasites/μl of blood) 41 273 314 87
Total 535 947 1,482 64
% positive 40 82 67