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Table 3 Sensitivity, specificity, positive and negative predictive values of the microscan walkaway system

From: Antimicrobial susceptibility testing in predicting the presence of carbapenemase genes in Enterobacteriaceae in South Africa

Antibiotic Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Positive predictive value (%) Negative predictive value (%)
Ertapenem 98 13 70 73
Imipenem 76 77 88 60
Meropenem 78 59 80 56