Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: Differential Diagnosis.
Probability: Quantifying Uncertainty.
Understanding New Information: Bayes' Theorem.
Measuring the Accuracy of Diagnostic Information.
Expected Value Decision Analysis.
Markov Models and Time-Varying Outcomes --Measuring the Outcome of Care.
Selection and Interpretation of Diagnostic Tests.
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis and Cost-Benefit Analysis.
Medical Decision Making In Practice: Advanced Methods.
Index. "This title provides a thorough understanding of the key decision making infrastructure of clinical practice and retains its emphasis on practice and principles of individualized medical decision making"--Provided by publisher.