Advanced Bayesian methods for medical test accuracy [electronic resource] / Lyle D. Broemeling.
By: Broemeling, Lyle D.Material type: BookSeries: Chapman & Hall/CRC biostatistics series: Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2012Description: xix, 450 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781439838792 (ebook : PDF).Subject(s): Diagnosis -- Statistical methods | Bayesian statistical decision theory -- Diagnostic useGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Distributed by publisher. Purchase or institutional license may be required for access. Also available in print edition.
"A Chapman & Hall book."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Introduction -- 2. Medical tests and preliminary information -- 3. Preview of the book -- 4. Fundamentals of diagnostic accuracy -- 5. Regression and medical test accuracy -- 6. Agreement and test accuracy -- 7. Estimating test accuracy with an imperfect reference standard -- 8. Verification bias and test accuracy -- 9. Test accuracy and medical practice -- 10. Accuracy of combined tests -- 11. Bayesian methods of meta-analysis.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.