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Bayesian Biostatistics and Diagnostic Medicine

1st Edition

By Lyle D. Broemeling

Chapman and Hall/CRC

216 pages

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There are numerous advantages to using Bayesian methods in diagnostic medicine, which is why they are employed more and more today in clinical studies. Exploring Bayesian statistics at an introductory level, Bayesian Biostatistics and Diagnostic Medicine illustrates how to apply these methods to solve important problems in medicine and biology.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Diagnostic Medicine. Other Diagnostic Procedures. Bayesian Statistics. Bayesian Methods for Diagnostic Accuracy. Regression and Test Accuracy. Agreement. Diagnostic Imaging and Clinical Trials. Other Topics.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General
MEDICAL / Radiology & Nuclear Medicine