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Table 1–2lists the general characteristics of useful diagnostic tests. Most of the principles detailed in this section can be applied not only to laboratory and radiologic tests but also to elements of the history and physical examination. An understanding of these characteristics is very helpful to the clinician when ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests.
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McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "TEST CHARACTERISTICS." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619003/all/TEST_CHARACTERISTICS.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. TEST CHARACTERISTICS. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619003/all/TEST_CHARACTERISTICS. Accessed October 17, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). TEST CHARACTERISTICS. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619003/all/TEST_CHARACTERISTICS
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. TEST CHARACTERISTICS [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 October 17]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619003/all/TEST_CHARACTERISTICS.
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