Reporting performance of prognostic models in cancer: a review

  title={Reporting performance of prognostic models in cancer: a review},
  author={Susan V Mallett and Patrick J Royston and Rachel Waters and Susan J Dutton and Douglas G. Altman},
  booktitle={BMC medicine},
BACKGROUND Appropriate choice and use of prognostic models in clinical practice require the use of good methods for both model development, and for developing prognostic indices and risk groups from the models. In order to assess reliability and generalizability for use, models need to have been validated and measures of model performance reported. We reviewed published articles to assess the methods and reporting used to develop and evaluate performance of prognostic indices and risk groups… CONTINUE READING
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