Simplified calculations using likelihood ratios

Sotos, John G.
March 2007
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 146 Issue 2, pA10
Academic Journal
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.


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