TITLE

Simplified calculations using likelihood ratios

AUTHOR(S)
Sotos, John G.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 146 Issue 2, pA10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comment on the clinical implications of likelihood ratios (LRs). He informed how LRs have emerged as one of the most useful means to describe the implications of diagnostic test results. Moreover, he also informed about the mathematics of LRs that he designed to compute the posttest probability of diseases.
ACCESSION #
24685702

 

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