Statistics in Medicine

Table of Contents

Volume 23 Issue 4 (28 February 2004)


Research Articles

Electronic monitoring of variation in drug intakes can reduce bias and improve precision in pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic population studies

  • Author: Bernard Vrijens, Els Goetghebeur
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1619 (p 531-544)

Testing non‐inferiority (and equivalence) between two diagnostic procedures in paired‐sample ordinal data

  • Author: Kung‐Jong Lui, Xiao‐Hua Zhou
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1607 (p 545-559)

Admissible two‐stage designs for phase II cancer clinical trials

  • Author: Sin‐Ho Jung, Taiyeong Lee, KyungMann Kim, Stephen L. George
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1600 (p 561-569)

Parametric randomization‐based methods for correcting for treatment changes in the assessment of the causal effect of treatment

  • Author: A. Sarah Walker, Ian R. White, Abdel G. Babiker
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1618 (p 571-590)

Two‐sample scale tests for comparison of metabolic rates for styrene in previously exposed and unexposed groups

  • Author: Chu‐Chih Chen, Kuen‐Yuh Wu, N. Balakrishnan
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1617 (p 591-599)

A Bayesian analysis of the 4‐year follow‐up data of the Wisconsin epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy

  • Author: Jean‐François Angers, Atanu Biswas
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1613 (p 601-615)

Analysis of testicular cancer data using a frailty modelwith familial dependence

  • Author: Tron A. Moger, Odd O. Aalen, Ketil Heimdal, Håkon K. Gjessing
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1614 (p 617-632)

Stochastic model for non‐standard case–cohort design

  • Author: Tony Hsiu‐Hsi Chen, Ming‐Fang Yen, Ming‐Neng Shiu, Tao‐Hsin Tung, Hui‐Min Wu
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1610 (p 633-647)

Adaptation to life after surgical removal of the bladder—an application of graphical Markov models for analysing longitudinal data

  • Author: J. Hardt, F. Petrak, D. Filipas, U. T. Egle
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1596 (p 649-666)

Binary latent variable modelling and its applicationin the study of air pollution in Hong Kong

  • Author: Z. G. Hu, C. M. Wong, T. Q. Thach, T. H. Lam, A. J. Hedley
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1661 (p 667-684)

Letter to the Editors

Comment on: Confidence limits for the ratio of two rates based on likelihood scores: non‐iterative method

  • Author: Man‐Lai Tang, Hon Keung Tony Ng
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1683 (p 685-691)

Authors' Replies

Authors' reply

  • Author: P. L. Graham, K. Mengersen
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1684 (p 691-693)

Letters to the Editors

Letter to the Editor

  • Author: David Siev
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1685 (p 693-693)

Authors' Replies

Author's Reply

  • Author: Petra Graham
  • Pub Online: Jan 23, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.1686 (p 694-694)

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