Statistics in Medicine

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Volume 23 Issue 11 (15 June 2004)


Research Articles

Controlling the risk of spurious findings from meta‐regression

  • Author: Julian P. T. Higgins, Simon G. Thompson
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1752 (p 1663-1682)

Minimization of sample size when comparing two small probabilities in a non‐inferiority safety trial

  • Author: Theo M. de Boo, Gerhard A. Zielhuis
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1760 (p 1683-1699)

Confidence intervals for the effect of a prognostic factor after selection of an ‘optimal’ cutpoint

  • Author: Norbert Holländer, Willi Sauerbrei, Martin Schumacher
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1611 (p 1701-1713)

Cure fraction estimation from the mixture cure models for grouped survival data

  • Author: Binbing Yu, Ram C. Tiwari, Kathleen A. Cronin, Eric J. Feuer
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1774 (p 1733-1747)

A comparison of goodness of fit tests for age‐related reference ranges

  • Author: H. Pan, T. J. Cole
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1692 (p 1749-1765)

Gene expression profiling for prognosis using Cox regression

  • Author: Y. Pawitan, J. Bjöhle, S. Wedren, K. Humphreys, L. Skoog, F. Huang, L. Amler, P. Shaw, P. Hall, J. Bergh
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1769 (p 1767-1780)

A simple approach to power and sample size calculations in logistic regression and Cox regression models

  • Author: Michael Væth, Eva Skovlund
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1753 (p 1781-1792)

Sample size determination for comparing several survival curves with unequal allocations

  • Author: Susan Halabi, Bahadur Singh
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1771 (p 1793-1815)

Letters to the Editor

Extracting summary statistics to perform meta‐analysis of the published literature for survival endpoints

  • Author: Sally Freels
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1605 (p 1817-1817)

A testing procedure for survival data with few responders

  • Author: Boris Freidlin, Edward L. Korn
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1660 (p 1818-1823)



  • Author: R. Henderson, H. Prince
  • Pub Online: May 18, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1811 (p 1823-1823)

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