Statistics in Medicine

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Volume 17 Issue 12 (30 June 1998)


Research Articles

Age–period–cohort analysis of chronic disease rates. I: modelling approach

  • Author: Chris Robertson, Peter Boyle
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1305::AID-SIM853>3.0.CO;2-W (p 1305-1323)

Age–period–cohort models of chronic disease rates. II: graphical approaches

  • Author: Chris Robertson, Peter Boyle
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1325::AID-SIM854>3.0.CO;2-R (p 1325-1340)

Variations with time and age in the risks of solid cancer incidence after radiation exposure in childhood

  • Author: M. P. Little, F. De Vathaire, M. W. Charles, M. M. Hawkins, C. R. Muirhead
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1341::AID-SIM852>3.0.CO;2-6 (p 1341-1355)

Using relative risk models for estimating synergy between two risk factors

  • Author: P. Roy, J. Esteve
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1357::AID-SIM847>3.0.CO;2-A (p 1357-1373)

Estimating sample size for epidemiologic studies: the impact of ignoring exposure measurement uncertainty

  • Author: Owen J. Devine, James M. Smith
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1375::AID-SIM857>3.0.CO;2-D (p 1375-1389)

The detection of residual serial correlation in linear mixed models

  • Author: Geert Verbeke, Emmanuel Lesaffre, Larry J. Brant
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1391::AID-SIM851>3.0.CO;2-4 (p 1391-1402)

Exact tests of equivalence and efficacy with a non‐zero lower bound for comparative studies

  • Author: Ivan S. F. Chan
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1403::AID-SIM834>3.0.CO;2-Y (p 1403-1413)

Book Reviews

Book review: Field Epidemiology. Michael B. Gregg (ed.), Oxford University Press, New York, 1996. No. of pages: xii+275. Price: £29.50. ISBN 0‐1950‐7207‐3

  • Author: H.‐Erich Wichmann
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1415::AID-SIM848>3.0.CO;2-E (p 1415-1416)

Book review: Handbook of Medical Informatics. J. H. van Bemmel and M. A. Musen (eds), Springer‐Verlag, Heidelberg, 1997. No. of pages: 621+XL. Price: DM 98. ISBN 3‐540‐63351‐0

  • Author: Jørgen Hilden
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1416::AID-SIM883>3.0.CO;2-M (p 1416-1417)

Book review: Multiple Tests und Auswahlverfahren. Manfred Horn and Rudinger Vollandt, Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart, Jena, New York, 1995. No. of pages: 289. Price: DM 58. ISBN 3‐437‐20510‐2

  • Author: L. R. Verdooren
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1417::AID-SIM879>3.0.CO;2-2 (p 1417-1418)

Book review: Fundamentals of Biostatistical Inference. Chap T. Le, Marcel Dekker Inc., New York, 1992. No. of pages: v+254. Price: $55. ISBN 0‐8247‐8674‐2

  • Author: M. Schemper
  • Pub Online: Dec 04, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19980630)17:12<1418::AID-SIM903>3.0.CO;2-L (p 1418-1419)

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