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Table 1 Examples of data subject to verification bias and with a low number of false negatives

From: Statistical methods to correct for verification bias in diagnostic studies are inadequate when there are few false negatives: a simulation study

Example Number with normal imaging result and biopsied Corrected Sensitivity* (%)
  Diseased (False negatives) Nondiseased (True negatives) Total  
1 5 35 40 57
2 4 36 40 63
3 3 37 40 69
4 2 38 40 77
5 1 39 40 87
6 0 40 40 100
  1. * Corrected for verification bias