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Table 4 Overall diagnostic accuracy using standardized reporting criteria (Deauville, Hopkins, and Cuneo scores)

From: Does a 6-point scale approach to post-treatment 18F-FDG PET-CT allow to improve response assessment in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma? A multicenter study

Hopkins score (HS)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2, 3: absent disease
4, 5: persistent disease
Characteristic
Sensitivity39.310.750.0
Specificity75.896.773.6
NPV80.277.982.7
PPV33.350.036.8
Overall accuracy67.276.568.1
Cuneo score (CS # 1)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2, 3, 4: absent disease
5, 6: persistent disease
Characteristic   
Sensitivity10.735.714.3
Specificity95.610095.6
NPV77.777.178.4
PPV42.910050.0
Overall accuracy75.677.576.5
Cuneo score (CS # 2)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2, 3: absent disease
4, 5, 6: persistent disease
Characteristic   
Sensitivity39.310.750
Specificity75.896.773.6
NPV80.277.982.7
PPV33.35036.8
Overall accuracy67.276.568.1
Cuneo score (CS # 3)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2: absent disease
3, 4, 5, 6: persistent disease
Characteristic
Sensitivity53.617.957.1
Specificity64.894.562.6
NPV81.978.982.6
PPV31.95032
Overall accuracy62.276.561.3
Deauville score (DS # 1)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2, 3: absent disease
4, 5: persistent disease
Characteristic
Sensitivity39.310.750.0
Specificity75.896.773.6
NPV80.277.982.7
PPV33.350.036.8
Overall accuracy67.276.568.1
Deauville score (DS # 2)TrefNrefTNref
1, 2: absent disease
3, 4, 5: persistent disease
Characteristic
Sensitivity64.317.967.9
Specificity54.985.750.5
NPV83.377.283.6
PPV30.527.829.7
Overall accuracy57.169.754.6
  1. NPV negative predictive value, PPV positive predictive value