A New Method for Correcting Verification Bias in Diagnostic Accuracy Studies Using A Bayesian Approach

Background & Objectives: One of the problems of diagnostic accuracy studies is verification bias. It occurs when standard test performed only for non-representative subsample of study subjects that diagnostic test done for them. In this study we extend a Bayesian method to correct this bias. M...

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Main Authors: M Cheharazi, M Shamsipour, M Norouzi, F Jafari, F Ramazan Ali
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2012-09-01
Series:مجله اپیدمیولوژی ایران
Online Access:http://irje.tums.ac.ir/browse.php?a_code=A-10-25-5&slc_lang=en&sid=1