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Centre for Evidence-
Based Medicine

Diagnosis Critical Appraisal Worksheet

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Are the results of this diagnostic study valid?

Are the valid results of this diagnostic study important?

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Target Disorder
(iron deficiency anaemia)
Present Absent
Diagnostic Test Result
(serum ferritin)


Can you apply this valid, important evidence about a diagnostic test in caring for your patient?