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Reporting recommendations for tumor marker prognostic studies (REMARK): explanation and elaboration

Douglas G Altman1*, Lisa M McShane2, Willi Sauerbrei3 and Sheila E Taube4

Author Affiliations

1 Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX2 6UD, UK

2 US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA

3 Institut fuer Medizinische Biometrie und Medizinische Informatik, Universitaetsklinikum Freiburg, 79104 Freiburg, Germany

4 ST-Consulting, Bethesda, MD 20817, USA

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BMC Medicine 2012, 10:51  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-10-51

Published: 29 May 2012

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REMARK reporting template. REMARK checklist for authors to complete to accompany a journal submission of a report of a study investigating a prognostic marker.

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