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Table 2 PPV of CVD diagnosis in the Danish National Patient Register verified by the adjudication committee

From: Validity of Danish register diagnoses of myocardial infarction and stroke against experts in people with screen-detected diabetes

  MI
N = 1533
Stroke
N = 1533
Previous CVD event, n 53 40
Eligible for assessment, n 1479 1490
Diagnosed in DNPR, n (% of eligible) 70 (4.7%) 49 (3.1%)
Hospital record available, n (% of eligible) 69 (4.7%) 46 (3.1%)
Confirmed by adjudication committee, n (% of eligible) 52 (3.5%) 32 (2.1%)
PPV, % (95% CI) 75% (64; 84%) 70% (54; 80%)
  1. DNPR Danish National Patient Register, MI myocardial infarction, PPV positive predictive value