Statistics in Medicine

Table of Contents

Volume 17 Issue 18 (30 September 1998)


Research Articles

Spatio‐temporal models with errors in covariates: mapping Ohio lung cancer mortality

  • Author: Hong Xia, Bradley P. Carlin
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2025::AID-SIM865>3.0.CO;2-M (p 2025-2043)

Modelling risk from a disease in time and space

  • Author: Leonhard Knorr‐Held, Julian Besag
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2045::AID-SIM943>3.0.CO;2-P (p 2045-2060)

A comparison of smoothing techniques for CD4 data measured with error in a time‐dependent Cox proportional hazards model

  • Author: Paul Bycott, Jeremy Taylor
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2061::AID-SIM896>3.0.CO;2-O (p 2061-2077)

Sampling biases and missing data in explorations of sexual partner networks for the spread of sexually transmitted diseases

  • Author: A. C. Ghani, C. A. Donnelly, G. P. Garnett
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2079::AID-SIM902>3.0.CO;2-H (p 2079-2097)

Regression models: calculating the confidence interval of effects in the presence of interactions

  • Author: Adolfo Figueiras, Jose Maria Domenech‐Massons, Carmen Cadarso
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2099::AID-SIM905>3.0.CO;2-6 (p 2099-2105)

Using prior information to allocate significance levels for multiple endpoints

  • Author: Peter H. Westfall, Alok Krishen, S. Stanley Young
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2107::AID-SIM910>3.0.CO;2-W (p 2107-2119)

Person‐time analysis of paired community intervention trials when the number of communities is small

  • Author: Ron Brookmeyer, Ying‐Qing Chen
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2121::AID-SIM907>3.0.CO;2-S (p 2121-2132)

Testing strategies in multi‐dose experiments including active control

  • Author: P. Bauer, J. Röhmel, W. Maurer, L. Hothorn
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2133::AID-SIM901>3.0.CO;2-2 (p 2133-2146)


Letter to the Editor: Bayesian analysis for a single 2×2 table by L. Hashemi, B. Nandram and R. Goldberg, Statistics in Medicine , 16 , 1311–1328 (1997)

  • Author: Steven Goodman, Haydar Sengul
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2147::AID-SIM898>3.0.CO;2-# (p 2147-2148)

Authors' Replies

Author's Reply

  • Author: Lobat Hashemi
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2148::AID-SIM908>3.0.CO;2-2 (p 2148-2148)


Letter to the Editor: The merits of matching in community intervention trials: a cautionary tale by N. Klar and A. Donner, Statistics in Medicine , 16 , 1753–1764 (1997)

  • Author: Simon G. Thompson
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2149::AID-SIM897>3.0.CO;2-X (p 2149-2151)

Authors' Replies

Authors' reply

  • Author: Neil Klar, Allan Donner
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2151::AID-SIM967>3.0.CO;2-J (p 2151-2152)

Book Reviews

Book review: Multivariate Models and Dependence Concepts. Harry Joe, Chapman & Hall, 1997. No. of pages: xiii+399. Price: £39. ISBN 412073 315

  • Author: Steen Arne Andersson
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2154::AID-SIM913>3.0.CO;2-R (p 2154-2155)

Book review: Workbook of Epidemiology. Staffan E. Norell, Oxford University Press, New York, 1995. No. of pages: 317. Price: $49.95 (cloth), $26.50 (paper). ISBN 0‐19‐507 490‐4

  • Author: Dallas English, Sascha Dublin
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980930)17:18<2155::AID-SIM914>3.0.CO;2-L (p 2155-2156)

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