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ROC Curve

"ROC Curve" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A graphic means for assessing the ability of a screening test to discriminate between healthy and diseased persons; may also be used in other studies, e.g., distinguishing stimuli responses as to a faint stimuli or nonstimuli.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "ROC Curve" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "ROC Curve" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1675 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 137 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.