Session 2: Diagnosis I

Facilitator: Joe Deluca

Learning Objectives
  • Define and calculate sensitivity and specificity.
  • Explain how pre-test probability affects post-test probability.
  • Calculate positive and negative predictive value using pre-test probability and test characteristics. 
Readings
  • Chapter 8: Diagnosis, Fletcher's Clinical Epidemiology,  pages 108-122

Homework
  • Please complete the homework and bring it to the session.