Journal of Parasitology Research / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Comparative Study of Malaria Prevalence among Travellers in Nigeria (West Africa) Using Slide Microscopy and a Rapid Diagnosis Test

Table 3

Accuracy parameters of the RDT using the slide microscopy as gold standard.

Accuracy measures Values

Sensitivity 45.45%
Specificity 100%
Positive predictive value 100%
Negative predictive value 86.95%

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