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Table 6 Results for sample 3: P. vivax sample. Eligible answers of 124 participants were included.

From: External quality assessment on the use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests in a non-endemic setting

  RDT brand
Reported result Reported result Binax Palutop Optimal CareStart SD Bioline Ultimed/Cypress Total (%)
Negative 51       51 (41.1)
Positive    1 1 2 1 5 (4.0)
Pan-species   1 2 2 3   8 (6.5)
P. vivax   23   5    28 (22.6)
P. vivax; P. ovale and P. malariae not excluded   2      2 (1.6)
Pan-species, not P. falciparum    20 4 6   30 (24.2)
  1. *major, † minor and ‡ very minor errors, see definitions in Table 3.