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Table 3.

Random-effects summary estimates of sensitivity and specificity, stratified by dominant race/ethnicity, among studies that examined more than one racial/ethnic group

AuthorSensitivity
Specificity
White
Black
Hispanic
White
Black
Hispanic
Se (95% CI)Se (95% CI)Se (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)
Mammogram       
Hiatt (1995) 0.92 (0.86-0.95)  0.81 (0.74-0.86) 0.50 (0.41-0.58)  0.63 (0.57-0.69) 
Tumiel-Berhalter (2004) 0.96 (0.78-0.99) 0.98 (0.85-1.00) 0.97 (0.84-1.00) 0.23 (0.10-0.44) 0.26 (0.13-0.45) 0.16 (0.07-0.32) 
CBE       
Hiatt (1995)  0.92 (0.88-0.95) 0.87 (0.82-0.91) 0.24 (0.16-0.33)  0.34 (0.27-0.42) 
Pap smear       
Hiatt (1995) 0.90 (0.84-0.94)  0.85 (0.80-0.89) 0.37 (0.29-0.46)  0.39 (0.33-0.47) 
Tumiel-Berhalter (2004) 0.98 (0.88-1.00) 0.96 (0.89-0.98) 0.98 (0.91-0.99) 0.14 (0.02-0.58) 0.17 (0.02-0.63) 0.25 (0.06-0.62) 
PSA test       
Hall (2004) 0.70 (0.65-0.74) 0.75 (0.68-0.80)  0.77 (0.73-0.81) 0.68 (0.60-0.75)  
DRE exam       
Hall (2004), men 0.83 (0.80-0.87) 0.85 (0.79-0.89)  0.57 (0.52-0.62) 0.48 (0.40-0.56)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.69 (0.55-0.81)  0.63 (0.51-0.72) 0.66 (0.58-0.74)  0.72 (0.66-0.76) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.66 (0.58-0.73)  0.48 (0.41-0.55) 0.69 (0.61-0.77)  0.66 (0.59-0.73) 
FOBT       
Hall (2004), men 0.78 (0.67-0.85) 0.83 (0.69-0.92)  0.86 (0.83-0.88) 0.86 (0.82-0.89)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.63 (0.48-0.77)  0.62 (0.51-0.72) 0.76 (0.69-0.82)  0.81 (0.76-0.85) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.68 (0.56-0.77)  0.53 (0.42-0.64) 0.83 (0.77-0.87)  0.82 (0.78-0.86) 
Colonoscopy       
Hall (2004), men 0.74 (0.64-0.82) 0.61 (0.42-0.77)  0.93 (0.91-0.94) 0.90 (0.87-0.93)  
Sigmoidoscopy       
Hall (2004), men 0.84 (0.79-0.88) 0.83 (0.74-0.98)  0.77 (0.74-0.80) 0.80 (0.74-0.84)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.50 (0.20-0.80)  0.40 (0.10-0.80) 0.94 (0.89-0.96)  0.92 (0.88-0.94) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.33 (0.11-0.67)  0.75 (0.24-0.97) 0.94 (0.90-0.96)  0.96 (0.93-0.97) 
AuthorSensitivity
Specificity
White
Black
Hispanic
White
Black
Hispanic
Se (95% CI)Se (95% CI)Se (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)Sp (95% CI)
Mammogram       
Hiatt (1995) 0.92 (0.86-0.95)  0.81 (0.74-0.86) 0.50 (0.41-0.58)  0.63 (0.57-0.69) 
Tumiel-Berhalter (2004) 0.96 (0.78-0.99) 0.98 (0.85-1.00) 0.97 (0.84-1.00) 0.23 (0.10-0.44) 0.26 (0.13-0.45) 0.16 (0.07-0.32) 
CBE       
Hiatt (1995)  0.92 (0.88-0.95) 0.87 (0.82-0.91) 0.24 (0.16-0.33)  0.34 (0.27-0.42) 
Pap smear       
Hiatt (1995) 0.90 (0.84-0.94)  0.85 (0.80-0.89) 0.37 (0.29-0.46)  0.39 (0.33-0.47) 
Tumiel-Berhalter (2004) 0.98 (0.88-1.00) 0.96 (0.89-0.98) 0.98 (0.91-0.99) 0.14 (0.02-0.58) 0.17 (0.02-0.63) 0.25 (0.06-0.62) 
PSA test       
Hall (2004) 0.70 (0.65-0.74) 0.75 (0.68-0.80)  0.77 (0.73-0.81) 0.68 (0.60-0.75)  
DRE exam       
Hall (2004), men 0.83 (0.80-0.87) 0.85 (0.79-0.89)  0.57 (0.52-0.62) 0.48 (0.40-0.56)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.69 (0.55-0.81)  0.63 (0.51-0.72) 0.66 (0.58-0.74)  0.72 (0.66-0.76) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.66 (0.58-0.73)  0.48 (0.41-0.55) 0.69 (0.61-0.77)  0.66 (0.59-0.73) 
FOBT       
Hall (2004), men 0.78 (0.67-0.85) 0.83 (0.69-0.92)  0.86 (0.83-0.88) 0.86 (0.82-0.89)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.63 (0.48-0.77)  0.62 (0.51-0.72) 0.76 (0.69-0.82)  0.81 (0.76-0.85) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.68 (0.56-0.77)  0.53 (0.42-0.64) 0.83 (0.77-0.87)  0.82 (0.78-0.86) 
Colonoscopy       
Hall (2004), men 0.74 (0.64-0.82) 0.61 (0.42-0.77)  0.93 (0.91-0.94) 0.90 (0.87-0.93)  
Sigmoidoscopy       
Hall (2004), men 0.84 (0.79-0.88) 0.83 (0.74-0.98)  0.77 (0.74-0.80) 0.80 (0.74-0.84)  
Hiatt (1995), men 0.50 (0.20-0.80)  0.40 (0.10-0.80) 0.94 (0.89-0.96)  0.92 (0.88-0.94) 
Hiatt (1995), women 0.33 (0.11-0.67)  0.75 (0.24-0.97) 0.94 (0.90-0.96)  0.96 (0.93-0.97) 
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