Tag: sensitivity

Image: PD 1. A new, non-invasive, multi-target DNA stool test significant increased detection of colorectal cancer in an average-risk cohort compared to fecal immunochemical test (FIT). 2. The DNA stool test also detected significantly more false positive results compared to FIT. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Despite reducing colorectal cancer (CRC)...
Image: PD   Human Ovarian Follicle 1. HbA1c and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) demonstrated low sensitivity in detecting pre-diabetes in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients. 2. The incidence of pre-diabetes was surprisingly high (7%) in normal weight PCOS patients (BMI < 25 kg/m2). Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: This study found...