Bayesian Latent Class Models in malaria diagnosis
- Autores: de Oliveira MR, Do Rosário V, Gonçalves L, Lee PW, Shaio MF, Subtil A
- Journal: PLoS One
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22844405
The main focus of this study is to illustrate the importance of the statistical analysis in the evaluation of the accuracy of malaria diagnostic tests, without admitting a reference test, exploring a dataset (n=3317) collected in São Tomé and Príncipe.