TITLE

The Endoscopist's Influence on Endoscopic Test Characteristics

AUTHOR(S)
Sonnenberg, Amnon; Faigel, Douglas O.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan2011, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the influence of endoscopists on the characteristics of the endoscopic examinations. It reports that results of endoscopic procedures of the gastrointestinal tract depend largely on the skill of the endoscopist. It also discusses the characteristics of diagnostic tests in the fractions of true-positive, false-positive, false-negative, and true-negative test results.
ACCESSION #
57161924

 

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