Statistics in Medicine

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October/December 1984

Volume 3, Issue 4

Pages fmi–fmi, 305–479

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    1. Masthead (page fmi)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030401

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    1. Preface (page 305)

      Lawrence Friedman, Richard Simon, Joel Verter, Janet Wittes and Robert Wiites

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030402

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    1. The randomized clinical trial (pages 307–311)

      Byron W. Brown Jr.

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030403

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    1. Discussion (pages 313–314)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030404

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    1. The evaluation of therapies: Historical control studies (pages 315–324)

      Edmund A. Gehan

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030405

    2. Experience with historical control studies in cancer immunotherapy (pages 325–329)

      Carl M. Pinsky

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030406

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    1. Discussion (pages 331–332)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030407

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    1. Using a database of protocol studies to evaluate therapy: A breast cancer example (pages 333–339)

      Thomas E. Moon, Stephen E. Jones, Gianni Bonadonna, Trevor J. Powles, Saul Rivkin, Aman Buzdar and Eleanor Montague

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030408

    2. The role of observational studies in the evaluation of therapy (pages 341–345)

      Alvan Feinstein

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030409

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    1. Discussion (pages 347–351)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030410

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    1. Discussion (pages 359–360)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030412

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    1. Using observational data from registries to compare treatments: The fallacy of omnimetrics (pages 361–370)

      Sylvan B. Green and David P. Byar

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030413

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    1. Discussion (pages 371–373)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030414

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    1. Tying clinical research to patient care by use of an observational database (pages 375–384)

      Mark A. Hlatky, Kerry L. Lee, Frank E. Harrell Jr., Robert M. Califf, David B. Pryor, Daniel B. Mark and Robert A. Rosati

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030415

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    1. Discussion (pages 385–387)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030416

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    1. Non-randomized studies of coronary artery bypass surgery (pages 389–398)

      Katherine M. Detre

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030417

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    1. Commentary (pages 399–400)

      Marvin Zelen

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030418

    2. Commentary: Observation versus experiment (pages 401–403)

      Henry Blackburn

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030419

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    1. Discussion (pages 405–408)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030420

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    1. Why do we need some large, simple randomized trials? (pages 409–420)

      Salim Yusuf, Rory Collins and Richard Peto

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030421

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    1. Discussion (pages 421–422)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030422

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    1. Discussion (page 433)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030424

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    1. Planning patient recruitment: Fantasy and reality (pages 435–443)

      Joseph F. Collins, William O. Williford, David G. Weiss, Stephen F. Bingham and C. James Klett

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030425

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    1. Discussion (pages 453–454)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030427

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    1. Improving the efficiency of clinical trials: A medical perspective (pages 455–465)

      Charles G. Moertel

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030428

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    1. Discussion (pages 467–468)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030429

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      O. Dale Williams

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030430

    2. Commentary (pages 473–475)

      Paul Meier

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    1. Announcement (page 479)

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006 | DOI: 10.1002/sim.4780030432

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