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"Sensitivity and Specificity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sensitivity and Specificity" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Sensitivity and Specificity" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 8368 publications over 32 distinct years, with a maximum of 568 publications in 2008
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