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Table 2 Global performance index and sensitivity of RDTs for P. vivax

From: Field trial of three different Plasmodium vivax- detecting rapid diagnostic tests with and without evaporative cool box storage in Afghanistan

RDT name Storage GPI$ (% [95% CI]) Sensitivity (% [95% CI])
CS Pf/Pan Overall 95.1 [92.7 - 97.5] 98.6 [97.2 - 99.9]
  Room temp 94.4 [91.9 - 97.0] 98.5 [97.2 - 99.9]
  EC box 95.8 [93.5 - 98.0] 98.6 [97.2 - 99.9]
CS Pf/Pv Overall 90.5 [87.2 - 93.8] 91.9 [88.9 - 95.0]
  Room temp 90.5 [87.2 - 93.8] 91.7 [88.6 - 94.9]
  EC box 90.5 [87.2 - 93.8] 92.1 [89.1 - 95.1]
BL Pf/Pv Overall 82.9 [78.7 - 87.1] 96.5 [94.3 - 98.7]
  Room temp 78.8 [74.2 - 83.4] 95.7 [93.2 - 98.2]
  EC box 86.9 [83.1 - 90.7] 97.2 [95.3 - 99.2]
  1. $ GPI = (TN+TP/N) × 100 where TN, true negative; TP, true positive; N, total tested.