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Table 4 Results of test of significance using paired t-test to compare Detection Tests for Slide reading and Computer based picture pre-and post-tests

From: Immediate assessment of performance of medical laboratory scientists following a 10-day malaria microscopy training programme in Nigeria

Category of test Mean test score (95% CI) P-value
Slide reading detection pre-test 53.9 (51.4–56.5%) <0.001
Computer based picture detection pre-test 69.3 (66.2–72.4%)
Slide reading detection post-test 70.7 (67.8–73.6%) <0.001
Computer based picture detection post-test 89.2 (87.3–91.1%)