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Table 4 Screening for locomotive syndrome based on the diagnosis of sarcopenia

From: Association between musculoskeletal function deterioration and locomotive syndrome in the general elderly population: a Japanese cohort survey randomly sampled from a basic resident registry

  Sensitivity Specificity Positive likelihood ratio Negative likelihood ratio
Male 17% (15–18%) 96% (83–99%) 4.71 (0.91–27.4) 0.86 (0.82–1.01)
Female 5% (3–6%) 97% (87–99%) 1.51 (0.26–9.39) 0.98 (0.95–1.11)
Total 11% (10–12%) 96% (89–99%) 3.12 (0.88–11.8) 0.92 (0.89–1.01)
  1. Note: Values represent with (95% confidence intervals)