Statistical problems in assessing methods of medical diagnosis, with special reference to X-ray techniques.

@article{Yerushalmy1947StatisticalPI,
  title={Statistical problems in assessing methods of medical diagnosis, with special reference to X-ray techniques.},
  author={Jacob Yerushalmy},
  journal={Public health reports},
  year={1947},
  volume={62 40},
  pages={
          1432-49
        }
}
  • J. Yerushalmy
  • Published 3 October 1947
  • Medicine
  • Public health reports
The leading article in this issue, "Statistical Problems in Assessing Methods of Medical Diagnosis with Special Reference to X-ray Techniques," by Jacob Yerushalmy, is an extension of a stuidy which originally was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.1 This study is regarded as a striking contribution to knowledge in the field of roentgenology and has given rise, in some quarters, to a dissent not unrelated to apprehension. Upon first consideration, theconclusions of the… 

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