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BCC group is organizing a ONE DAY workshop on “Reliability of diagnostic tests and rating scales” to sensitize graduate, post-graduate, doctoral and post-doctoral (MD/MS, DM, MCh, DNB, MSc Nursing, MPhil, PhD) candidates and Medical/Nursing faculty to the concepts of reliability of diagnostic tests and validity of rating scales and to impart practical tips on performing the same using EZR software.


  • Date: 14/2/2021 10:00 AM
  • Location Online Event

Description

The aim of the ONE DAY  on “Reliability of diagnostic tests and rating scales”  to sensitize graduate, post-graduate, doctoral and post-doctoral (MD/MS, DM, MCh, DNB, MSc Nursing, MPhil, PhD) candidates and Medical/Nursing faculty to the concepts of  reliability of diagnostic tests and validity of rating scales and to impart practical tips on performing the same using EZR software.

Topics 

Diagnostic tests and its validity

  • Sensitivity; specificity; PPV; NPV; Likelihood ratios
  • ROC analysis
  •  Hands on with EZR software

Rating scales and its reliability/measures of agreement

  • Split half method
  • Cronbach’s alpha
  • Bland Altman
  • Kappa statistic
  • Hands on with EZR software

Number of participants limited to - 30

Registration fee:  1000 INR

Mail us to confirm at biostathelp.bcc@gmail.com