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Table 1 Syphilis and HIV POCT results compared to DBS laboratory based syphilis and HIV tests per clinic, Mwanza, Tanzania 2011

From: The implementation of an external quality assurance method for point- of- care tests for HIV and syphilis in Tanzania

Syphilis HIV
Clinic POCT DBS POCT DBS
   pos neg   pos neg
1 Hosp pos 21 12 pos 17 1
neg 13 376 neg 0 254
2 Disp pos 8 7 pos 0 0
neg 1 93 neg 0 13
3 Disp pos 6 3 pos 2 0
neg 1 61 neg 0 42
4 Disp pos 12 7 pos 4 1
neg 3 150 neg 0 67
5 Disp pos 9 5 pos 2 0
neg 3 96 neg 0 13
6 Disp pos 13 6 pos 0 0
neg 12 119 neg 0 24
7 HC pos 9 4 pos 4 1
neg 15 309 neg 1 78
8 HC pos 14 4 pos 8 0
neg 9 231 neg 1 248
9 HC pos 21 5 pos 0 0
neg 6 251 neg 0 25
10 HC pos 17 6 pos 3 0
neg 9 254 neg 0 162
Total pos 130 59 pos 42 3
neg 72 1940 neg 2 926