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Table 2 Diagnostic characteristics (including their 95% confidence interval) of digital readout of the lateral flow assay for the different disease definitions

From: Point of care aspergillus testing in intensive care patients

  Classification Sensitivity Specificity Negative predictive value Positive predictive value
All Cases EORTC/MSG (n = 155) 0.88 (0.71–0.96) 0.81 (0.73–0.88) 0.94 (0.86–0.97) 0.67 (0.58–0.75)
  AspICU (n = 141) 0.94 (0.73–1.00) 0.81 (0.73–0.88) 0.97 (0.84–1.00) 0.68 (0.60–0.76)
  modified AspICU (n = 178) 0.87 (0.76–0.95) 0.81 (0.73–0.88) 0.94 (0.88–0.97) 0.67 (0.58–0.75)
Criteria excluding galactomannan EORTC/MSG (n = 140) 1.00 (0.80–1.00) 0.81 (0.73–0.88) 0.96 (0.84–0.99) 0.67 (0.58–0.74)
modified AspICU (n = 152) 0.97 (0.82–1.00) 0.81 (0.73–0.88) 0.98 (0.89–1.00) 0.69 (0.60–0.76)