How do we compare?
When having your skin checked, it is always nice to know that you are in good hands.
A good measure of accuracy is how many lesions are excised to find a melanoma. Ideally, the less moles that need to be unnecessarily cut out, the better!
How we compare:
|Healthcare Professional||Lesions excised vs melanoma found|
|MoleMap by Dermatologists||4:1 (i) ie. excise four to find one|
Another useful measure is sensitivity. Analysis of our database indicates that our sensitivity exceeds 98.9%. What does this mean? Sensitivity measures our accuracy in correctly identifying melanomas. As a comparison, average sensitivities:
|MoleMap by Dermatologists||98.9% (i)|
|Skin Cancer Clinic (GP led)||60% (ii)|