Sensitivity and specificity of a screening questionnaire for dry eye.

@article{Oden1998SensitivityAS,
  title={Sensitivity and specificity of a screening questionnaire for dry eye.},
  author={Neal Leonard Oden and D E Lilienfeld and Michael A Lemp and John Daniel Nelson and Fred Ederer},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
  year={1998},
  volume={438},
  pages={807-20}
}
We developed a Dry Eye Screening Questionnaire for the Dry Eye Epidemiology Projects (DEEP), a proposed large epidemiologic study. All persons who screen positive and a small sample of those who screen negative are to be invited for a diagnostic examination. Containing 19 questions, of which only 14 were used in the analysis, the questionnaire takes only a… CONTINUE READING