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Table 2 Performance of PfHRP2- based rapid diagnostic test performed by study nurses at health facilities (HF-PfHRP2) or PfHRP2-based rapid diagnostic test performed at the central microbiology laboratory (Lab PfHRP2) by trained technicians compared with expert microscopy (gold standard)

From: Implementation of a malaria rapid diagnostic test in a rural setting of Nanoro, Burkina Faso: from expectation to reality

Performance characteristic HF-PfHRP2 n (%) Lab-PfHRP2 n (%) p-value
True positive 238 (58.5) 240 (59.0) 0.8848
True negative 86 (21.1) 121 (29.7) 0.0048
False positive 77 (18.9) 42 (10.3) 0.0005
False negative 06 (1.5) 04 (1.0) 0.5209