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Letter to the editor. Youden’s index and the likelihood ratio positive in diagnostic testing

Letter to the editor. Youden’s index and the likelihood ratio positive in diagnostic testing
Letter to the editor. Youden’s index and the likelihood ratio positive in diagnostic testing
We refer to a recent letter to the editor by Hughes [1] and show that, despite existing similarities between Youden’s index and the log-likelihood ratio positive, important differences between these two measures remain to exist which can play an important difference in clinical practice.
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Böhning, Dankmar
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Böhning, Dankmar
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Böhning, Dankmar (2015) Letter to the editor. Youden’s index and the likelihood ratio positive in diagnostic testing. Methods of Information in Medicine, 54 (4). (doi:10.3414/ME15-04-0004).

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Abstract

We refer to a recent letter to the editor by Hughes [1] and show that, despite existing similarities between Youden’s index and the log-likelihood ratio positive, important differences between these two measures remain to exist which can play an important difference in clinical practice.

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Accepted/In Press date: 12 May 2015
Published date: 11 June 2015
Organisations: Primary Care & Population Sciences

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Local EPrints ID: 379559
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/379559
ISSN: 0026-1270
PURE UUID: c629752c-2bee-49d6-9906-22afa158b516
ORCID for Dankmar Böhning: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-0638-7106

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Date deposited: 23 Jul 2015 12:32
Last modified: 06 Dec 2019 01:33

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