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Prognostic models.

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An appreciation of prognosis is essential for effective clinical practice, in neurology as in other fields. Predicting risk of a poor outcome in individuals, or at least in well-defined groups of individuals, is necessary to properly inform patients about what the future holds for them, and the likely benefits of treatment. Despite the various pitfalls in the derivation and validation of prognostic models (or scores), there are an increasing number of useful models available to help patients ...

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10.1136/jnnp.2008.153619

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
Role:
Author
Journal:
Practical neurology
Volume:
8
Issue:
4
Pages:
242-253
Publication date:
2008-08-05
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EISSN:
1474-7766
ISSN:
1474-7758
URN:
uuid:76e75813-ab53-4e9d-9f9d-adfa291b50aa
Source identifiers:
119373
Local pid:
pubs:119373

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