Prognosis in pathology: Are we “prognosticating” or only establishing correlations between independent variables and survival? A study with various analytics cautions about the overinterpretation of statistical results – PubMed

Survival data from 225 patients with resected pulmonary typical carcinoids were analyzed with Kaplan-Meier statistics (K-M) and “deep learning” methods to illustrate the difference between establishing “correlations” and “prognostications”. Cases were stratified into G1 and G2 classes using a ≤5% Ki …

Source: Prognosis in pathology: Are we “prognosticating” or only establishing correlations between independent variables and survival? A study with various analytics cautions about the overinterpretation of statistical results – PubMed