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Development of practical recommendations for diagnostic accuracy studies in low-prevalence situations

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Objective

Low disease prevalence poses challenges for diagnostic accuracy studies because of the large sample sizes that are required to obtain sufficient precision. The aim is to collate and discuss designs of diagnostic accuracy studies suited for use in low-prevalence situations.

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We conducted a literature search including backward citation tracking and expert consultation. Two reviewers independently selecte...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jclinepi.2019.05.018

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Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology More from this journal
Volume:
114
Pages:
38-48
Publication date:
2019-05-28
Acceptance date:
2019-05-22
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EISSN:
1878-5921
ISSN:
0895-4356
Pmid:
31150837
Language:
English
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pubs:1014209
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uuid:1ea8684f-5144-4f07-a548-5a93fd8b5d75
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pubs:1014209
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1014209
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2019-06-17

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