Provides a summary of test performance based on all available evidence, evaluates the quality of published studies, and accounts for variation in findings between studies.
Source: JBI Reviewers Handbook
Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews are best designed for assessing the true evidence from diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) studies.
The unfamiliarity of DTA methods and accuracy metrics makes it difficult to convey results to a wide audience.
Results can be misinterpreted.
Adapted with permission from Temple University Libraries. https://guides.temple.edu/systematicreviews