Methods of Clinical Epidemiology

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ISBN: 978-3-642-37130-1 (Print) 978-3-642-37131-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Clinical Agreement

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Clinical Agreement in Qualitative Measurements

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      Pages 17-27

      Clinical Agreement in Quantitative Measurements

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      Pages 29-38

      Disagreement Plots and the Intraclass Correlation in Agreement Studies

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      Chapter

      Pages 39-49

      The Coefficient of Variation as an Index of Measurement Reliability

  3. Diagnostic Tests

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Chapter

      Pages 53-65

      Using and Interpreting Diagnostic Tests with Dichotomous or Polychotomous Results

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      Chapter

      Pages 67-78

      Using and Interpreting Diagnostic Tests with Quantitative Results

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-102

      Sample Size Considerations for Diagnostic Tests

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      Chapter

      Pages 103-120

      An Introduction to Diagnostic Meta-analysis

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-137

      Health Technology Assessments of Diagnostic Tests

  4. Modeling Binary and Time-to-Event Outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-163

      Modelling Binary Outcomes

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      Chapter

      Pages 165-183

      Modelling Time-to-Event Data

  5. Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-211

      Systematic Reviewing

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      Chapter

      Pages 213-228

      Quality Assessment in Meta-analysis

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      Chapter

      Pages 229-252

      Meta-analysis I

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      Chapter

      Pages 253-266

      Meta-analysis II

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 267-282