Statistical methods to correct for verification bias in diagnostic studies are inadequate when there are few false negatives: A simulation study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Area Under Curve
  • Diagnostic Tests, Routine

abstract

  • Screening programs are designed such that there are few false negatives. Standard statistical methods for verification bias correction are inadequate in this circumstance.

publication date

  • December 19, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2600821

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2288-8-75

PubMed ID

  • 19014457

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 75

volume

  • 8