Table 1

Summary results table from a study of CRP and infection

Reference test result
Definite, probable or possible infectionNo infectionTotal
CRP test resultPositive: elevated CRP (>60 mg/L)TP=67FP=673
Negative: non-elevated CRP
(<60 mg/L)
FN=16TN=143159
Total83149232
  • CRP, C reactive protein; FN, false negative; FP, false positive; TN, true negative; TP, true positive.