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Table 1 Number of RDTs performed between June to May for 2017–18, 18–19, and 19–20

From: Demonstration of indigenous malaria elimination through Track-Test-Treat-Track (T4) strategy in a Malaria Elimination Demonstration Project in Mandla, Madhya Pradesh

Period RDTs done Fever patients tested one time No. of positive cases Fever patients tested two times No. of positive cases Mean time between two test ± SD (days) Fever patients tested more than two times No. of positive cases Mean time between more than two tests ± SD (days)
June 17–May 18a 123641 121927 313 1606 60 78 ± 70 108 4 63 ± 41
June 18–May 19 103143 101713 118 1340 49 63 ± 35 90 2 43 ± 23
June 19–May 20 130359 129251 105 1043 22 44 ± 14 65 0 31 ± 11
Total 357143 352891 536 3988 131 62 ± 40 264 6 46 ± 25
  1. Number of times the same patient was tested more than once in a year (recurring fever episodes) along with mean difference between the multiple tests have been compared
  2. aProject data available from September 2017. Earlier 3 months data (June 2017 to August 2017) is from District Malaria Office, Govt. of MP