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Table 1 Slides structure in training course

From: Analysis on external competency assessment for malaria microscopists in China

 Parasitemia (P/μL)Species identificationParasite counting
PfPvPmPoMixNeg
Slides in final assessment100–2002201
200–500625
500–200022216
2000–500014
≥ 10,0002
Total10422414
4214
Slides in pre-assessment100–200 51
200–500221
500–2000112
2000–500011
≥ 10,0001
Total3211155
135
  1. Pf, Plasmodium falciparum; Pv, Plasmodium vivax; Pm, Plasmodium malaria; Po, Plasmodium ovale; Neg, no malaria parasite present