Description: A very clear and concise video explaining sensitivity and specificity.
Who created this resource: Rahul Patwari, MD, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Technology and Innovation, Rush Medical College (Chicago IL)
What does this resource offer:
This is the first of two short YouTube videos by Dr. Patwari explaining key concepts related to diagnostic testing. This short YouTube video (12min 35sec) provides a clear, focused explanation of sensitivity and specificity and the trade-off between them. (It does not include information about Positive Predictive Value or Negative Predictive Value.)