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STARD 2015 guidelines for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies: Explanation and elaboration

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Diagnostic accuracy studies are, like other clinical studies, at risk of bias due to shortcomings in design and conduct, and the results of a diagnostic accuracy study may not apply to other patient groups and settings. Readers of study reports need to be informed about study design and conduct, in sufficient detail to judge the trustworthiness and applicability of the study findings. The STARD statement (Standards for Reporting of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies) was developed to improve the com...

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10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012799

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Centre for Statistics in Medicine
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BMJ Open Journal website
Volume:
6
Issue:
11
Article number:
e012799
Publication date:
2016-11-01
Acceptance date:
2016-08-25
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2044-6055
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664968
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2017-01-04

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