|Validation||Score||Sensitivity (95% CI)||Specificity (CI)||+LR*||−LR*|
|*+LR = likelihood ratio for falls if the test is positive; −LR = likelihood ratio if the test is negative. Both calculated from data in article.|
|Local||≥2||93% (84% to 98%)||88% (84% to 91%)||7.6||0.08|
|Local||≥3||69% (57% to 80%)||96% (94% to 98%)||18.6||0.3|
|Remote||≥2||92% (84% to 97%)||68% (63% to 73%)||2.9||0.1|
|Remote||≥3||54% (43% to 66%)||88% (84% to 91%)||4.4||0.5|
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A risk assessment score predicted which elderly patients would fall during a hospital stay
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