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Table 3 Sensitivity, specificity and accuracy of classifying moderate-to-profound hearing loss by the computed screening tones

From: A parsimonious approach for screening moderate-to-profound hearing loss in a community-dwelling geriatric population based on a decision tree analysis

  Better-hearing ear Worse-hearing ear
Training Set (Community A) Test Set (Community B) Training Set (Community A) Test Set (Community B)
Sensitivity 95.35% 93.50% 97.53% 97.58%
Specificity 86.85% 90.56% 71.54% 80.69%
Accuracy 91.20% 91.92% 89.93% 91.17%