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Table 3 Number of reported newly detected diseases by a GP after the self-test program (n = 71,714)

From: The usefulness of a free self-test for screening albuminuria in the general population: a cross-sectional survey

  Test result  
  Negative
(n = 56,885)
Low-positive
(n = 14,065)
High-positive
(n = 764)
Total
(n = 71,714)
GP visit?     
   Yes 288 (0.5%) 3,444 (24.5%) 251 (32.8%) 3,983 (5.6%)
Newly detected disease?     
   No 280 3,285 225 3,790
   Yes 8 (2.8%) 159 (4.6%) 26 (10.4%) 193 (4.8%)
Which diseases?     
   Kidney disease 0 15 10 25
   Hypertension 5 131 16 152
   Diabetes Mellitus 3 25 3 31