Statistics in Medicine

Table of Contents

Volume 19 Issue 21 (15 November 2000)


Research Articles

Formal approaches to safety monitoring of clinical trials in life‐threatening conditions

  • Author: Kim Bolland, John Whitehead
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2899::AID-SIM597>3.0.CO;2-O (p 2899-2917)

Tests for homogeneity of the risk ratio in a series of 2×2 tables

  • Author: Kung‐Jong Lui, Colleen Kelly
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2919::AID-SIM561>3.0.CO;2-D (p 2919-2932)

Confidence intervals for the risk ratio under cluster sampling based on the beta‐binomial model

  • Author: Kung‐Jong Lui, Joni A. Mayer, Laura Eckhardt
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2933::AID-SIM591>3.0.CO;2-Q (p 2933-2942)

Goodness‐of‐fit statistics for age‐specific reference intervals

  • Author: P. Royston, E. M. Wright
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2943::AID-SIM559>3.0.CO;2-5 (p 2943-2962)

Permutation tests for comparing marginal survival functions with clustered failure time data

  • Author: Jianwen Cai, Yu Shen
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2963::AID-SIM593>3.0.CO;2-H (p 2963-2973)

Maximum likelihood estimation for longitudinal data with truncated observations

  • Author: Kishan G. Mehrotra, Pandurang M. Kulkarni, Ram C. Tripathi, Joel E. Michalek
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2975::AID-SIM598>3.0.CO;2-W (p 2975-2988)

Use of an angular transformation for ratio estimation in cost‐effectiveness analysis

  • Author: John R. Cook, Joseph F. Heyse
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<2989::AID-SIM599>3.0.CO;2-G (p 2989-3003)

Estimation of current leukaemia‐free survival following donor lymphocyte infusion therapy for patients with leukaemia who relapse after allografting: application of a multistate model

  • Author: John P. Klein, Richard M. Szydlo, Charles Craddock, John M. Goldman
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3005::AID-SIM592>3.0.CO;2-9 (p 3005-3016)


M. D. deB. Edwardes, ‘The generalization of the odds ratio, risk ratio and risk difference to r × k tables’. Statistics in Medicine 2000; 19 (14): 1901–1914

  • Author: Michael D. deB. Edwardes
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3017::AID-SIM785>3.0.CO;2-P (p 3017-3017)

Book Reviews

100 Statistical Tests. Gopal K. Kanji, Sage Publications, London, 1999. No. of pages: 215. Price: £49.50. ISBN 0‐7619‐6151‐8

  • Author: Toshiro Tango
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3018::AID-SIM594>3.0.CO;2-U (p 3018-3018)

Data Structures for Computational Statistics. Sigbert Klinke, Physica‐Verlag, Springer, Heidelberg, 1997. No. of pages: viii+284. Price: $60.40. ISBN 3‐7908‐0982‐9

  • Author: R. W. Oldford
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3019::AID-SIM595>3.0.CO;2-O (p 3019-3019)

Research Methods – Guidance for Post‐Graduates. Tony Greenfield (ed.), Arnold, 1996. No. of pages: xii+306. Price: £14.99. ISBN 0‐340‐64629‐2

  • Author: Chen‐Hsin Chen
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3020::AID-SIM596>3.0.CO;2-A (p 3020-3020)

Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials. Shein‐Chung Chow and Jen‐Pei Liu, Wiley, Chichester, 1998. No. of pages: xi+649. Price: £80.95. ISBN 0‐471‐13404‐X

  • Author: Joachim Roehmel
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3021::AID-SIM608>3.0.CO;2-7 (p 3021-3021)

Revealing Statistical Principles. J. K. Lindsey, Arnold, London, 1999. No. of pages: 220. Price: £12.99. ISBN 0‐340‐74120‐1

  • Author: Asger Dirksen
  • Pub Online: Oct 09, 2000
  • DOI: 10.1002/1097-0258(20001115)19:21<3022::AID-SIM609>3.0.CO;2-1 (p 3022-3022)

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