THOMAS E. GETZEN, Ph.D.
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SMLTREE is an excellent program used for drawing, calculating, and analyzing decision trees for clinical and other purposes. The program works right away and has an installation program that can be called with a single command. After 2 hours of working with the tutorial program, a person who can use other software can draw, graph, and perform sensitivity analysis.
The strength of the program is that it forces the user to frame a problem in a decision-analysis format. Movement within and modification of SMLTREE follows a natural logic based on the nodes and their relationship to each other. Calculating power
GETZEN TE. SMLTREE, Version 1.4, 1986.. Ann Intern Med. ;105:641. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-105-4-641_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;105(4):641.
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