Empirical evidence that disease prevalence may affect the performance of diagnostic tests with an implicit threshold: a cross...
Distribution of x-rays with a normal diagnosis in the two populations: high prevalence (red) and low prevalence (blue). Shown ... Distribution of x-rays with an abnormal diagnosis in the two populations: high prevalence (red) and low prevalence (blue). ... Unsurprisingly, prevalence was a significant covariate for each of the dependent variables logit sensitivity (LRT=20.6, df=1, p ... Diagnostic test accuracy may vary with prevalence: implications for evidence-based diagnosis. J Clin Epidemiol 2009;62:5-12. ...http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/2/1/e000746
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Kenya's HIV Prevalence Increases to 7.8% in 2007, Report Finds - TheBody.com
... prevalence recorded in 2003, according to a survey released by the ... ... HIV prevalence in Kenya increased to 7.8% in 2007, a slight increase from the 6.7% ... HIV prevalence in Kenya increased to 7.8% in 2007, a slight increase from the 6.7% prevalence recorded in 2003, according to a ...http://www.thebody.com/content/art47885.html
Latest Global Blindness & VI prevalence figures published in Lancet - IAPB
Latest global prevalence data shows 253 million people with visual impairment-and a staggering 1.1 billion people with near ... "The VLEG global prevalence estimates present a very satisfactory trend" notes Peter Ackland, CEO, IAPB. "It is heartening to ... Latest Global Blindness & VI prevalence figures published in Lancet. Tejah Balantrapu Communications Manager Organisation: IAPB ... The prevalence of visual impairment has dropped from 4.58% in 1990 to 3.38% in 2015 ...https://www.iapb.org/news/latest-global-blindness-vi-prevalence-figures-published-lancet/
The World Health Organization's HIV prevalence estimates have recently been adjusted downwards, mostly because of new data from ... Letters Estimating HIV prevalence A cautious note on household surveys in poor settings. BMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/ ...http://www.bmj.com/content/341/bmj.c6323
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HCV Research and News: 05/27/13
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... the prevalence of NAFLD is approximately 25%. In Asia, a gradient of high prevalence rates to low rates are noted from urban to ... Given the prevalence of NAFLD, the clinical and economic burden of NAFLD and NASH can be substantial. With increasing ... OBJECTIVES: This study estimated the prevalence of and factors associated with suboptimal breastfeeding practices among mother- ...https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/48050
Self-reported prevalence of chronic diseases and their relation to selected sociodemographic variables: : a study in INDEPTH...
Self-reported prevalence of chronic diseases and their relation to selected sociodemographic variables(529 kB). 94 downloads. ... Self-reported prevalence of chronic diseases and their relation to selected sociodemographic variables:: a study in INDEPTH ... Prevalence, Sex Distribution National Category Medical and Health Sciences Identifiers. URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-11200PubMedID ...http://umu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:150871
Malicious Code Problem Continues To Worsen, According To 9th Annual ICSA Labs Virus Prevalence Survey - Computerworld
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Prevalence Over Time and Risk Factors for Sexually Transmissible Infections Among Newly Arrived Female Sex Workers in Timika,...
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Smoking water-pipe, chewing nass and prevalence of heart disease: a cross-sectional analysis of baseline data from the Golestan...
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EMCDDA | Statistical bulletin 2013: Overview of drug prevalence estimates in Europe for all adults (aged 15-64) and young...
Overview of drug prevalence estimates in Europe for all adults (aged 15-64) and young adults (aged 15-34). Part (i) Cannabis ... For each country, the average of the sample prevalences, weighted by sample size, is indicated by the highlighted data point ...http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/stats13/gpsfig18a
Effects of Age, Time Period, and Birth Cohort on the Prevalence of Diabetes and Obesity in Korean Men | Diabetes Care
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EMCDDA | Statistical bulletin 2013: Lifetime prevalence of drug use by age and country, most recent national general population...
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Increasing trends in the incidence and prevalence rates of type 1 diabetes among children and adolescents in the Netherlands
... for incidence and prevalence, respectively). CONCLUSION: Age-adjusted incidence (1999-2011) and prevalence rates (1998-2011) of ... While during the study period the largest increases in the incidence and prevalence rates of T1D were observed for the oldest ... Overall age-adjusted (0-19 yr) incidence and prevalence rates together with age- and sex-specific rates of T1D and their 95% ... The average annual percentage change (AAPC) in the overall age-adjusted incidence and prevalence rate was 3.7% (95% CI, 1.8-5.7 ...https://dspace.library.uu.nl/handle/1874/345864
List of countries by prevalence of cocaine use - Wikipedia
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Prevalence - Test Migration New
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Prevalence | ADHD | NCBDDD | CDC
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Pediatric Dysphagia: Incidence and Prevalence
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Study: Acid Reflux Prevalence Increasing
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Prevalence and intensity - Sightsavers - Google Sheets
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Female genital mutilation: Types, complications, prevalence
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Prevalence of lactose maldigestion | SpringerLink
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The Prevalence of Humbug
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