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Posted by Genevieve on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 11:00am.

A new screening test for a disease is developed for use in the general population. The sensitivity and specificity of the new test are 60% (240) and 70%, (280) respectively. Four hundred (400) people are screened at a clinic during the first year the new test is implemented. (Assume the true prevalence of the disease among clinic attendees is 10%.)

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