Statistics in Medicine

Table of Contents

Volume 23 Issue 17 (15 September 2004)


Research Articles

QT analysis: a complex answer to a ‘simple’ problem

  • Author: Lang Li, Mehul Desai, Zeruesenay Desta, David Flockhart
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1863 (p 2625-2643)

CrossOver: an algorithm for the construction of efficient cross‐over designs

  • Author: J. A. John, K. G. Russell, D. Whitaker
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1860 (p 2645-2658)

Strength of accumulating evidence and data monitoring committee decision making

  • Author: Stephen L. George, Boris Freidlin, Edward L. Korn
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1859 (p 2659-2672)

Marginalized transition models for longitudinal binary data with ignorable and non‐ignorable drop‐out

  • Author: Brenda F. Kurland, Patrick J. Heagerty
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1850 (p 2673-2695)

Estimating vaccine efficacy using auxiliary outcome data and a small validation sample

  • Author: Haitao Chu, M. Elizabeth Halloran
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1849 (p 2697-2711)

Statistical assessment of mediational effects for logistic mediational models

  • Author: Bin Huang, Siva Sivaganesan, Paul Succop, Elizabeth Goodman
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1847 (p 2713-2728)

Modelling the distribution of ischaemic stroke‐specific survival time using an EM‐based mixture approach with random effects adjustment

  • Author: S. K. Ng, G. J. McLachlan, Kelvin K. W. Yau, Andy H. Lee
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1840 (p 2729-2744)

Separating within and between effects in family studies: an application to the study of blood pressure in children

  • Author: Vera Mann, Bianca L. De Stavola, David A. Leon
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1853 (p 2745-2756)

Sensitivity of score tests for zero‐inflation in count data

  • Author: Andy H. Lee, Liming Xiang, Wing K. Fung
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1828 (p 2757-2769)

Letters to the Editor

Design and analysis of non‐inferiority mortality trials in oncology

  • Author: Kevin Carroll, Bob Milsted, John A. Lewis
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1897 (p 2771-2774)

Authors' Replies

Author's Reply

  • Author: Mark Rothmann
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1898 (p 2774-2778)



  • Author: Z. Govindarajulu
  • Pub Online: Aug 12, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1854 (p 2779-2779)

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