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A robust approach for ROC curves with covariates

  title={A robust approach for ROC curves with covariates},
  author={Ana M. Bianco and Graciela Boente and Wenceslao Gonz{\'a}lez-Manteiga},
  journal={arXiv: Methodology},
The Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) curve is a useful tool that measures the discriminating power of a continuous variable or the accuracy of a pharmaceutical or medical test to distinguish between two conditions or classes. In certain situations, the practitioner may be able to measure some covariates related to the diagnostic variable which can increase the discriminating power of the ROC curve. To protect against the existence of atypical data among the observations, a procedure to… 


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