Table 3

Summary of the neurologists’ and patients’ diagnostic performance
CI Depression
Rater 1 specificity 92.9% 90.8%
Rater 1 sensitivity 34.8% 33.3%
Rater 2 specificity 92.9% 94.7%
Rater 2 sensitivity 30.4% 33.3%
Agreement between two neurologists kappa (95% confidence interval) 0.74 (0.57–0.91) 0.62 (0.39–0.85)
Patient specificity 86.5% 70.0%
Patient sensitivity 27.3% 73.1%
Neurologist 1-patient agreement kappa (95% confidence interval) 0.34 (0.12–0.56) 0.43 (0.27–0.60)
Neurologist 2-patient agreement kappa (95% confidence interval) 0.44 (0.23–0.66) 0.28 (0.12–0.43)

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