Statistics in Medicine

Table of Contents

Volume 17 Issue 20 (30 October 1998)


Research Articles

Criteria for authorship for statisticians in medical papers

  • Author: Robert A. Parker, Nancy G. Berman
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2289::AID-SIM931>3.0.CO;2-L (p 2289-2299)

Optimal flexible designs in phase II clinical trials

  • Author: T. Timothy Chen, Tie‐Hua Ng
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2301::AID-SIM927>3.0.CO;2-X (p 2301-2312)

A Markov mixed effect regression model for drug compliance

  • Author: Pascal Girard, Terrence F. Blaschke, Helen Kastrissios, Lewis B. Sheiner
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2313::AID-SIM935>3.0.CO;2-V (p 2313-2333)

Semi‐parametric models for mismeasured exposure information in vaccine trials

  • Author: Gregory T. Golm, M. Elizabeth Halloran, Ira M. Longini
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2335::AID-SIM929>3.0.CO;2-C (p 2335-2352)

Understanding and testing for heterogeneity across 2×2 tables: application to meta‐analysis

  • Author: Scott M. Berry
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2353::AID-SIM923>3.0.CO;2-Y (p 2353-2369)

Analysis of failure times for multiple infections following bone marrow transplantation: an application of the multiple failure time proportional hazards model

  • Author: Peter J. Hannan, Xiao O. Shu, Daniel Weisdorf, Anne Goldman
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2371::AID-SIM924>3.0.CO;2-Z (p 2371-2380)

Does the covariance structure matter in longitudinal modelling for the prediction of future CD4 counts?

  • Author: Jeremy M. G. Taylor, Ngayee Law
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2381::AID-SIM926>3.0.CO;2-S (p 2381-2394)

A statistical method for quantitative evaluation of the progression of chronic diseases: the mean score graph (MSG)

  • Author: N. Zilber, O. Manor, R. Inzelberg, E. Kahana, A. D. Korczyn
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2395::AID-SIM932>3.0.CO;2-Q (p 2395-2403)

Predicting in‐hospital mortality of patients receiving cardiopulmonary resuscitation: unit‐weighted MultiODA for binary data

  • Author: Paul R. Yarnold, Robert C. Soltysik, Frank Lefevre, Gary J. Martin
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2405::AID-SIM928>3.0.CO;2-F (p 2405-2414)

Book Reviews

Book review: The Art of Causal Conjecture. Glenn Shafer, MIT Press, Massachusetts, 1996. No. of pages: 511. ISBN 0‐262‐19368‐X

  • Author: Mervi Eerola
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2415::AID-SIM946>3.0.CO;2-I (p 2415-2416)

Book review: Genetic Mapping and DNA‐Sequencing. Terry Speed and Michael S. Waterman (Eds), IMA Vol. 81, Springer, New York, 1996. No. of pages: 215. Price: $65.95. ISBN 0‐387‐94803‐1

  • Author: Heike Bickeböller
  • Pub Online: Dec 21, 1998
  • DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0258(19981030)17:20<2416::AID-SIM947>3.0.CO;2-C (p 2416-2418)

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