Biometrical Journal

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Edited By: Marco Alfò, Dankmar Böhning

Impact Factor: 1.075

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 38/57 (Mathematical & Computational Biology); 55/124 (Statistics & Probability)

Online ISSN: 1521-4036

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Acknowledging the Peer Reviewers of Biometrical Journal for 2016

Call for Papers

Special Issue: CEN-ISBS Vienna 2017 Joint Conference

Biometrical Journal a special issue for the CEN-ISBS Vienna 2017 Joint Conference on Biometrics & Biopharmaceutical Statistics. All speakers and poster presenters of the conference and the Joint Symposium are invited to submit their high quality papers. Please find details here. Deadline for papers submission is 15 November 2017.

Special Issue: Advanced Topics in Biostatistics

Biometrical Journal will publish a special issue at the occasion of the 38th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB 2017) in Vigo, Spain. Please find details here. Deadline for papers submission is 30 October 2017.

Special Issue: Predictive Biostatistics Models in Health

All interested researchers are invited to submit their papers on the topic, covering all aspects of predictive modeling. Please see here for more information. The review process will be handled by the Guest Editors Christos Nakas (Thessaly), Dimitris Karlis (Athens), Clelia Di Serio (Milano), Marco Bonetti (Milano), and Adriano De Carli (Milano). Deadline for papers submission is 30 September 2017.


Biometrical Journal is edited in cooperation with the German and the Austro-Swiss Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS). Visit the Society homepages now or register for free online member access .


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  1. Bayesian joint modeling of bivariate longitudinal and competing risks data: An application to study patient-ventilator asynchronies in critical care patients

    Montserrat Rué, Eleni-Rosalina Andrinopoulou, Danilo Alvares, Carmen Armero, Anabel Forte and Lluis Blanch

    Version of Record online: 11 AUG 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600221

  2. Flexible Bayesian additive joint models with an application to type 1 diabetes research

    Meike Köhler, Nikolaus Umlauf, Andreas Beyerlein, Christiane Winkler, Anette-Gabriele Ziegler and Sonja Greven

    Version of Record online: 10 AUG 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600224

  3. Dynamic predictions with time-dependent covariates in survival analysis using joint modeling and landmarking

    Dimitris Rizopoulos, Geert Molenberghs and Emmanuel M.E.H. Lesaffre

    Version of Record online: 9 AUG 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600238

  4. Prediction accuracy and variable selection for penalized cause-specific hazards models

    Maral Saadati, Jan Beyersmann, Annette Kopp-Schneider and Axel Benner

    Version of Record online: 1 AUG 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600242