Element card for assessment element D1007 in HTA Core Model Application for Screening Technologies 1.0 application

D. Clinical Effectiveness

Test accuracy

How does test accuracy vary in different settings?


How do patient spectrum, disease prevalence, disease severity, and properties of the technology itself affect the accuracy of the test? This may have implications on how frequently a test needs to be repeated, optimal age range for a screening programme and adjustments in different populations.

Accuracy studies in different settings, descriptive literature, expert advice


B0004, B0016, B0005, Organisational domain