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Table 3 Pooled results interpretation results

From: Usability of a point-of-care diagnostic to identify glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a multi-country assessment of test label comprehension and results interpretation

# Correct response (G6PD value; Hb value; result interpretation) Total (n = 45) Response, if interpretation was missed
All correct (n, %) Missed interpretation (n, %)
14 13.1 U/g Hb; 15.7 Hb g/dL; Normal 44 (98%) 1 (2%) Blank (1)
15 0.7 U/g Hb; 11.1 Hb g/dL; Deficient 40 (89%) 5 (11%) Intermediate (2)
Blank (2)
Test not working (1)
16 4.5 U/g Hb; 13.4 Hb g/dL; Intermediate 37 (82%) 8 (18%) Blank (2)
Deficient (5)
Normal (1)
17 NA 45 (100%) 0 (0%) -
18 2.0 U/g Hb; 13.2 Hb g/dL; Deficient 38 (84%) 6 (13%) Blank (4)
Intermediate (2)
*one participant misread Hb result
19 E−2 44 (98%) 1 (2%) Blank (1)
20 9.2 U/g Hb; 5.8 Hb g/dL; Normal 37 (82%) 8 (18%) Blank (4)
Intermediate (1)
Deficient (3)
  1. G6PD: glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase; Hb: haemoglobin; n: number; U/g: units per gram; g/dL: grams per decilitre; NA: not applicable; E: error
  2. Critical transcriptions in the weighted analysis are in bold