Sensitivity and specificity
From Libre Pathology
Sensitivity and specificity are a recurring theme in medicine and pathology.
- TP = true positive.
- FN = false negative.
- TN = true negative.
- FP = false positive.
- "SpPins and SnNouts" = specific positive test rules in, sensitive negative test rules out.
- URL: http://ktclearinghouse.ca/cebm/glossary/specsen. Accessed on: 4 May 2011.