1. Introduction

  1. Xiao-Hua Zhou1,
  2. Nancy A. Obuchowski2 and
  3. Donna K. McClish3

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470317082.ch1

Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine

Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine

How to Cite

Zhou, X.-H., Obuchowski, N. A. and McClish, D. K. (2002) Introduction, in Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470317082.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Indiana University

  2. 2

    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

  3. 3

    Virginia Commonwealth University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471347729

Online ISBN: 9780470317082

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Keywords:

  • statistical methods;
  • nonparametric methods;
  • multireader studies;
  • general regression models;
  • ordinal data

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Why This Book?

  • What Is Diagnostic Accuracy?

  • Landmarks in Statistical Methods for Diagnostic Medicine

  • Software

  • Topics not Covered in This Book

  • Summary