Table 2

Cohen's kappa values for evaluation of agreement between diagnostic tests.

Tests

Kappa value


PD versus CD1

0.65

PD versus CD2

0.44

PD versus DS1

0.50

PD versus DS2

0.46

CD1 versus DS1

0.64

CD2 versus DS2

0.65


CD1, clinical diagnosis when considering only the most likely clinical diagnosis; CD2, clinical diagnosis when considering all clinical diagnostic considerations; DS1, dermoscopy score when setting the cut-off point at 7.88; DS2, dermoscopy score when setting the cut-off point at 7.34; PD, pathological diagnosis.

Barzegari et al. BMC Dermatology 2005 5:8   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-5-8

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