Bayes Theorem
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A theorem in probability theory named for Thomas Bayes (17021761). In epidemiology, it is used to obtain the probability of disease in a group of people with some characteristic on the basis of the overall rate of that disease and of the likelihood of that characteristic in healthy and diseased individuals. The most familiar application is in clinical decision analysis where it is used for estimating the probability of a particular diagnosis given the appearance of some symptoms or test result.
Descriptor ID 
D001499

MeSH Number(s) 
E05.318.740.600.200 N05.715.360.750.625.150 N06.850.520.830.600.200

Concept/Terms 
Bayesian Analysis Bayesian Analysis
 Bayesian Approach
 Approach, Bayesian
 Approachs, Bayesian
 Bayesian Approachs
 Analysis, Bayesian

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Richter KP, Catley D, Gajewski BJ, Faseru B, Shireman TI, Zhang C, Scheuermann TS, Mussulman LM, Nazir N, Hutcheson T, Shergina E, Ellerbeck EF. The Effects of Optout vs Optin Tobacco Treatment on Engagement, Cessation, and Costs: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2023 04 01; 183(4):331339.

Kundu K, Tardaguila M, Mann AL, Watt S, Ponstingl H, Vasquez L, Von Schiller D, Morrell NW, Stegle O, Pastinen T, Sawcer SJ, Anderson CA, Walter K, Soranzo N. Genetic associations at regulatory phenotypes improve finemapping of causal variants for 12 immunemediated diseases. Nat Genet. 2022 03; 54(3):251262.

Abrams EM, Chan ES, Portnoy J. Evolving Interpretation of Screening and Diagnostic Tests in Allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 12; 9(12):41834191.

Paulus MP, Kuplicki R, Victor TA, Yeh HW, Khalsa SS. Methylphenidate augmentation of escitalopram to enhance adherence to antidepressant treatment: a pilot randomized controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry. 2021 11 19; 21(1):582.

Peng Y, Knotts JD, Taylor CT, Craske MG, Stein MB, Bookheimer S, Young KS, Simmons AN, Yeh HW, Ruiz J, Paulus MP. Failure to Identify Robust Latent Variables of Positive or Negative Valence Processing Across Units of Analysis. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2021 05; 6(5):518526.

Nalin UG, Shroba J, Pandya A, Portnoy J. Diagnosis of peanut allergy using continuous likelihood ratios. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2020 12; 125(6):680685.

Rentea RM, Snyder CL. Reverend Bayes and Appendicitis. Pediatrics. 2020 02; 145(2).

Feng C, Forthman KL, Kuplicki R, Yeh HW, Stewart JL, Paulus MP. Neighborhood affluence is not associated with positive and negative valence processing in adults with mood and anxiety disorders: A Bayesian inference approach. Neuroimage Clin. 2019; 22:101738.

Ries D, Carriquiry A, Shook R. Modeling energy balance while correcting for measurement error via free knot splines. PLoS One. 2018; 13(8):e0201892.

Reses HE, Gargano JW, Liang JL, Cronquist A, Smith K, Collier SA, Roy SL, Vanden Eng J, Bogard A, Lee B, Hlavsa MC, Rosenberg ES, Fullerton KE, Beach MJ, Yoder JS. Risk factors for sporadic Giardia infection in the USA: a casecontrol study in Colorado and Minnesota. Epidemiol Infect. 2018 07; 146(9):10711078.

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