Statistics in Medicine

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Volume 27 Issue 30 (30 December 2008)


Research Articles

Comparative review of methods for handling drop‐out in longitudinal studies

  • Author: Peter M. Philipson, Weang Kee Ho, Robin Henderson
  • Pub Online: Oct 20, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3450 (p 6276-6298)

The performance of multiple imputation for missing covariate data within the context of regression relative survival analysis

  • Author: Roch Giorgi, Aurélien Belot, Jean Gaudart, Guy Launoy
  • Pub Online: Nov 19, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3476 (p 6310-6331)

An autoregressive linear mixed effects model for the analysis of longitudinal data which include dropouts and show profiles approaching asymptotes

  • Author: Takashi Funatogawa, Ikuko Funatogawa, Masahiro Takeuchi
  • Pub Online: Sep 03, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3417 (p 6351-6366)

Estimates of clinically useful measures in competing risks survival analysis

  • Author: Federico Ambrogi, Elia Biganzoli, Patrizia Boracchi
  • Pub Online: Oct 20, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3455 (p 6407-6425)

The impact of time‐dependent bias in proportional hazards modelling

  • Author: Jan Beyersmann, Martin Wolkewitz, Martin Schumacher
  • Pub Online: Oct 06, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3437 (p 6439-6454)

Avoiding infinite estimates of time‐dependent effects in small‐sample survival studies

  • Author: Georg Heinze, Daniela Dunkler
  • Pub Online: Sep 24, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3418 (p 6455-6469)

Frailty modelling for clustered recurrent incidence of diarrhoea

  • Author: E. Elgmati, R. Fiaccone, R. Henderson, M. Mohammadi
  • Pub Online: Sep 12, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3439 (p 6489-6504)

Statistical issues in the design and analysis of expertise‐based randomized clinical trials

  • Author: S. D. Walter, A. S. Ismaila, P. J. Devereaux
  • Pub Online: Oct 06, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3448 (p 6583-6596)

Formulating tightest bounds on causal effects in studies with unmeasured confounders

  • Author: Manabu Kuroki, Zhihong Cai
  • Pub Online: Sep 09, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1002/sim.3430 (p 6597-6611)

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