Negative Predictive Value

Author: Adrian Boyle / Editor: Yasmin Sultan / Reviewer: Michael Stewart / Codes: / Published: 12/10/2018


You are reading a paper about a new blood test called myocyte necrosis factor, to diagnose Acute Coronary Syndrome. The authors compared the test result taken in the emergency department (ED) with a Gold standard of a coronary angiogram.

The results are shown in the table below.

Critical Appraisal - Likelihood neg table 1

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