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Table 3 Follow-up results for all tests (microscopy, PCR and Combo) after initial testing with HRP2

From: Diagnostic capacity, and predictive values of rapid diagnostic tests for accurate diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparum in febrile children in Asante-Akim, Ghana

Follow-up Test Group 1 Group 2 Group 3
Day 0 Microscopy 67 1 2
HRP2 72 0 0
Combo 70 0 1
PCR 72 9 17
Day 1 Microscopy 0
HRP2 0
Combo 0
PCR 5
Day 2 Microscopy 0
HRP2 0
Combo 0
PCR 5
Day 4 Microscopy 5 1 1
HRP2 5 1 1
Combo 5 1 1
PCR 10 0 3
Day 28 Microscopy 2 3 2
HRP2 0 0 2
Combo 0 0 2
PCR 8 2 4