Latent Class Models

Evaluating Diagnostic Tests and Quantifying Prevalence for Tropical Infectious Diseases: A Paradigm of Latent Class Modelling Approaches With and Without a Gold Standard for Schistosomiasis Diagnosis

Despite the successes of the Millennium Development Goals era, infectious diseases still remain a major threat to humankind with severe burden of mor- bidity and mortality especially in low and middle income countries (LMICs). Availability of …


Modelling diagnostic errors using latent class models.