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Table 7 Sensitivity and specificity of orthopaedic tests for scoliosis

From: Accuracy of spinal orthopaedic tests: a systematic review

Authors No. of Subjects Test Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) QUADAS Score
Cote et al [21] 105 Adam's Forward Bend 92 * 60* 8
    73** 68**  
Karachalios et al [26] 2700 Adam's Forward Bend 87 93 5
  1. * = Thoracic Curves, ** = Lumbar Curves