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sensitivity [ENGLISH]

Measure of a test’s ability to determine patient cases or detect disease correctly based on defined criteria, expressed as a proportion of true positives.

känslighet [SWEDISH]

Mått på ett tests förmåga att fastställa patientfall eller detektera sjukdom korrekt baserat på definierade kriterier, uttryckt som en andel av sanna positiva.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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