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Table 3 Estimated sensitivity and specificity

From: Short-term forecasting of the prevalence of clinical trachoma: utility of including delayed recovery and tests for infection

Test Sensitivity Specificity Delay in TF recovery (per six-month)
Mean (95 % CI)a Mean (95 % CI)a Mean (95 % CI)a
Model 9    
TF 0.65 (0.61, 0.82) 0.90 (0.88, 0.91) 0.32 (0.25, 0.36)
TI 0.58 (0.51, 0.78) 0.98 (0.98, 0.99) -
PCR 0.63 (0.58, 0.89) 0.96 (0.96, 0.97) -
Model 10    
TF 0.54 (0.50, 0.90) 0.90 (0.89, 0.92) 0.24 (0.18, 0.35)
  1. a: 95 % CI was obtained from MCMC with 16384 steps after a burn-in including 8192 steps