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Criteria for Screening or Diagnostic Tests

1. Assessed by well-designed randomized control trials
2. Prevalence was based on community-based studies
3. Accuracy and reliability was based on community-based studies
4. Cost-effectiveness was evaluated using economic analyses

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Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Level of Evidence
Level 1

satisfies all the criteria

3

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Level of Evidence
Level 2

satisfies at least #1

4

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Level of Evidence
Level 3

satisfies all except 1

5

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Level of Evidence
Level 4

does not satisfy any of the criteria

6

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade A

should be used

7

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade B

may be used

8

Screening or Diagnostic Tests:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade C

should not be used

9

Treatment:
Levels of Evidence
Level 1

meta-analysis or RCT

10

Treatment:
Levels of Evidence
Level 2a

non-RCT

11

Treatment:
Levels of Evidence
Level 2b

cohort or case-control

12

Treatment:
Levels of Evidence
Level 2c

before-after or uncontrolled studies

13

Treatment:
Levels of Evidence
Level 3

opinions or descriptive studies

14

Treatment:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade A

should be used

15

Treatment:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade B

may be used

16

Treatment:
Grades of Recommendation
Grade C

should not be used