Statistics in Medicine

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Volume 23 Issue 1 (15 January 2004)



Statistics in Medicine moves into online submission

  • Author: Ralph B. D'Agostino, Michael J. Campbell, Joel B. Greenhouse, John N. S. Matthews
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1762 (p 1-1)

Research Articles

Meta‐analysis for trend estimation

  • Author: Jian Qing Shi, J. B. Copas
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1595 (p 3-19)

Small sample estimation of relative accuracy for binary screening tests

  • Author: Todd A. Alonzo, Thomas M. Braun, Chaya S. Moskowitz
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1598 (p 21-34)

Estimating heterogeneous transmission with multiple infectives using MCMC methods

  • Author: Haitao Chu, Marie‐Pierre Préziosi, M. Elizabeth Halloran
  • Pub Online: Nov 14, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1590 (p 35-49)

Regression models for relative survival

  • Author: Paul W. Dickman, Andy Sloggett, Michael Hills, Timo Hakulinen
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1597 (p 51-64)

Effects and non‐effects of paired identical observations in comparing proportions with binary matched‐pairs data

  • Author: Alan Agresti, Yongyi Min
  • Pub Online: Oct 29, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1589 (p 65-75)

Bagging survival trees

  • Author: Torsten Hothorn, Berthold Lausen, Axel Benner, Martin Radespiel‐Tröger
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1593 (p 77-91)

Improved estimates of floating absolute risk

  • Author: Martyn Plummer
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1485 (p 93-104)

Analysing Italian voluntary abortion data using a Bayesian approach to the time series decomposition

  • Author: Paolo Magni, Riccardo Bellazzi
  • Pub Online: Oct 29, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1478 (p 105-123)

Spectrum bias: a quantitative and graphical analysis of the variability of medical diagnostic test performance

  • Author: Catherine Goehring, Arnaud Perrier, Alfredo Morabia
  • Pub Online: Oct 29, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1591 (p 125-135)

A multistage model for maternal morbidity during antenatal, delivery and postpartum periods

  • Author: M. Ataharul Islam, Rafiqul Islam Chowdhury, Nitai Chakraborty, Wasimul Bari
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1594 (p 137-158)

Authors' Replies

Authors' reply

  • Author: Kurex Sidik, Jeffrey N. Jonkman
  • Pub Online: Dec 18, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1729 (p 159-162)

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