Matthew Thompson

MATTHEW THOMPSON leads the Primary Care Innovation Lab at the University of Washington which aims to identify and implement new technology solutions in primary care settings. He is currently a Professor and the Interim Chair with the Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, with adjunct appointments in Global Health, Mechanical Engineering and Pediatrics. He has particular research interest in advancing methods related to diagnostics and monitoring, and developing, testing and implementing point of care tests in both high, and low income settings globally.

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More Than Just Accuracy: A Novel Method to Incorporate Multiple Test Attributes in Evaluating Diagnostic Tests Including Point of Care Tests
Current frameworks for evaluating diagnostic tests are constrained by a focus on diagnostic accuracy, and assume that all aspects of the testing process and test attributes are discrete and equally important. Determining the balance between the benefits and harms associated... Read more