Sensitivity vs. Specificity Made Easy - How to Interpret
 

Understand Sensitivity vs. Specificity with this clear and concise video by Dr. Seheult

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MedCram allows you to cut down on study time and maximize retention and understanding by focusing in on what is most important. Dr. Seheult's medical Illustrations, charts, memory aids, and quizzes will make learning and reviewing medical topics a breeze. We think (and certainly hope) you'll find Sensitivity and Specificity Explained Clearly very informative, easy to follow, and fun.

Course Contents:
  • Sensitivity & Specificity: Definitions, Equations, and Graphs free trial
  • Sensitivity, Specificity, Positive Predictive Value, & Negative Predictive Value: The Square
  • Sensitivity & Specificity: Practical Applications

KRIS KAZLAUSKAS, MD

MASHAER MUHIELDIN, MD

ROBERT JOHNSTON, MD

Brilliant

LEE GARDNER, MD

I get sensitivity and specificity, but I need practice. Thanks for clearing it up.

MAHER ALASAL

Very nice and informative presentation.....thanks

GLENN PEARCE, MD

Somewhat confusing

KIMBERLY EATON, PA-C

Example made the concepts clear!

ASMABANU MEMON, MD

STACI KAY

Great review. I love the SPIN and SNOUT memory moves!

LISSETTE LOGAN

Sensitivity and specificity finally made sense to me!!! Thank you!!!!

XUAN-LAN GRIFFITH

LAUREN MCCLURE

KEVA JOSEPH

KEVIN DELAHANTY, MD

Wow! Where have you been for the entirety of my professional life? I've come to the realization that I am a visual learner. No one has been able to teach me biostatistics in a way that I can understand it until I found MedCram. Thank you. I'm recommending your website to all of my friends.

ANGELA JONES, MD

Nice, easy to understand presentation of sensitivity and specificity. Just enough for me to get these questions correct on my board exam!

DEANNA WHITEHORN (NP Student)

DINESHA WEERASINGHE

very very good. first time I understood this topic very clearly. the best teacher ever

JASON MEVI, MD

PETER O'REILLY, MD

good

ANDRAS GAL, MD

not an easy subject to grasp. the method offered is attractive, however I think one needs to practice after the course for the concept to sink in

HENRY SAN GERMAN, MD

good

SHELLY TIBKE, NP

PETE T, MD

You should complement the end with the other question form you state with an example.

WARREN SHARPE

IHSAN KHAN, MD

ANDREW LAI, NP

TAMMY ALVERSON, MD

CHAU JACKSON

PIOTR JAKIMCZUK, Pharmacist

Examples were very helpful.

SHANI SOLTANOV

Thank you very much. It was explained clearly.

PAULINE VANMEURS

Best explanation I've ever heard of the concepts of Sensitivity and Specificity. Not only do I get it, but I can now explain it to someone else.

NENA ROCHA

Very good explanation of sensitivity and specificity made easy. Great job.

VICKI BROWDER, MD

Very informative

LEANNE FOWLER

well done.

JULIE NYHUS (NP Student)

KELLY BRYANT, NP

BARCLAY MILTON, NP

SASHA PRYER, NP

Great visuals.

ALEKSEY KARAVAEV

Wise explanation

THOMAS GLIMP, MD

SHARON HANSEN

Very well done

KRISTINE EHLERS, NP

THOMAS WHITE, Paramedic

GERRY PRIETO (Medical Student)

Excellent course; thank you Dr. Seheult. Would love to see more Biostats/Epidemiology review materials in the future

JOSEPH BONANNO, MD

ERIK KEIM (Medical Student)

prevalence + ppv concept still difficult to understand but I get it enough to get the answer right on an exam.

KATE ROSENBECK, NP

ROBERT STANG, MD

Great,concise, understandable course.

ANDREW ADAMS, MD

Excellent

SHORTY DOWOP

ELIZABETH BROST, MD

Outstandingly clear and useful information/review. Recommend to anyone regularly reviewing articles for understanding results as well as board prep information.

DEEPA QUADIR-ALAM, PA-C

GONZALO GUILLEN, RN

Very Clear! Good Lecture

DELIA BERINDE, MD

SEOK JOON LEE

It doesn't have to be wandering around if you want to know.

GARETH SPENCE

Definitely a good topic to have visual workthrough of.

HW IN

CLAY BULLS, PA-C

STACIE GOULD, RN

JOEL LARRU, NP

DAVE ROSS

SAFOORA ZAFAR, MD

SUDHAKAR MANNAM, MD

KATHLEEN HEGARTY, MD

Informative

GERMAN RIGESTI, MD

ROBERT BERNARD

JERI HALLMAN, MD

Very good. Made it simple, when before for me it was not.

MAUREEN ACHUKO

CHAU JACKSON

RICARDO FONSECA, MD

FELIPE RODRÍGUEZ, MD

HARSHA SAMARAJIWA, MD

AHMED SAMER KOUSA, MD

MARY RIFINO, MD

BILL KILPATRICK, NP

good information

PRADNYA VAKIL, PA-C

MARK TRACH, MD

VISH SHAN (Medical Student)

KIM HANSON

Clearly presented easy to understand!


  • Quadruple Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.

  • Over 20 years teaching experience as both an exam preparation instructor and an assistant professor of medicine.

  • Experience as a medical director for both a Southern California Physician Assistant Program and a Respiratory Therapy Program.



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