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Table 3 Cutoff values for the UCT to screening patients for well and poorly controlled disease

From: Validity, reliability and interpretability of the Thai version of the urticaria control test (UCT)

Thai UCT score (Long Form) Patient’s global assessment of disease control (PatGA-LS)
2nd visit   3rd visit  
Well-controlled patients (n = 100) Well-controlled patients (n = 94)
Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%)
20.0 75.2 81.3 92.9 44.7
21.0 77.0 76.8 92.9 53.2
22.0 76.8 75.4 89.8 59.6
23.0 81.2 73.5 87.8 68.1
24.0 90.6 72.6 84.7 78.7
25.0 94.6 71.4 79.6 87.2
26.0 95.7 66.0 73.5 93.6
AUC 0.89 (0.84-0.94) 0.90 (0.85-0.95)
Thai UCT score (Short Form) Patient’s global assessment disease control (PatGA-LS)
2nd visit 3rd visit
Well-controlled patients (n = 100) Well-controlled patients (n = 94)
Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%)
9.0 67.6 93.9 95.9 48.9
10.0 72.6 91.1 93.9 63.8
11.0 76.6 84.5 90.8 80.9
12.0 92.0 84.0 79.6 93.6
13.0 97.0 70.9 61.2 97.9
AUC (95 % CI) 0.93 (0.89-0.97) 0.93 (0.89-0.97)
  1. Abbreviations: AUC (95 % CI): area under the curve (95 % confidence interval)
  2. Bold entries indicate the most important results