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Receiver-operating characteristic curve analysis in diagnostic, prognostic and predictive biomarker research: trade-off between sensitivity and specificity with change of test cut-offs
  1. Bhavneet Bharti1,
  2. Sahul Bharti2
  1. 1
    Health Education Division, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India
  2. 2
    Build Healthy India Movement (BHIM), Khuda Ali Sher, UT Chandigarh, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Bhavneet Bharti, Health Education Division, Department of Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, PIN-160012, India; bhavneetb{at}yahoo.com

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