Slide 19. Pickhardt Results – Test Performance.

Slide 19Pickhardt Results – Test Performance

SLIDE 19 NOTES: To summarize comparative test performance, VC found 55 polyps not seen on OC, and 21 of those were tubular adenomas greater than 6 mm. The sensitivity for advanced neoplasia was 91.5 percent for VC and 88 percent for colonoscopy. The difference was not statistically significant.

From: Appendix J, Recent Findings on Test Performance

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Economic Models of Colorectal Cancer Screening in Average-Risk Adults: Workshop Summary.
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