6. Sample Size Calculation

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

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470317082.ch6

Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine

Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine

How to Cite

Zhou, X.-H., Obuchowski, N. A. and McClish, D. K. (2002) Sample Size Calculation, in Statistical Methods in Diagnostic Medicine, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470317082.ch6

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:

  • diagnostic accuracy studies;
  • diagnostic tests;
  • fixed false-positive rate;
  • single-reader studies;
  • sample size determination for multireader studies

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Sample Size for Accuracy Studies of a Single Test

  • The Sample Size for the Accuracy of Two Tests

  • The Sample Size for Equivalent Studies of Two Tests

  • The Sample Size for Determining a Suitable Cutoff Value