Perspectives in Clinical Research

STATISTICS
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 40--43

Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests – Part 1


Priya Ranganathan1, Rakesh Aggarwal2 
1 Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Priya Ranganathan
Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Ernest Borges Road, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012, Maharashtra
India

In this article in our series on common pitfalls in statistical analysis, we look at some of the attributes of diagnostic tests (i.e., tests which are used to determine whether an individual does or does not have disease). The next article in this series will focus on further issues related to diagnostic tests.


How to cite this article:
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R. Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests – Part 1.Perspect Clin Res 2018;9:40-43


How to cite this URL:
Ranganathan P, Aggarwal R. Common pitfalls in statistical analysis: Understanding the properties of diagnostic tests – Part 1. Perspect Clin Res [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 May 27 ];9:40-43
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