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Key Journals in Biostatistics

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Statistics in Medicine

OpenInterpreting observational studies: why empirical calibration is needed to correct p-values
Vol 33:2 

Seven myths of randomisation in clinical trials
Vol 32:9

Social contagion theory: examining dynamic social networks and human behavior
Vol 32:4

 Statistics in Medicine


Equivalence of MAXENT and Poisson Point Process Models for Species Distribution Modeling in Ecology
Vol 69:1 

OpenBias and Sensitivity Analysis When Estimating Treatment Effects from the Cox Model with Omitted Covariates
Vol 69:4

Real-Time Individual Predictions of Prostate Cancer Recurrence Using Joint Models
Vol 69:1


Pharmaceutical Statistics

Use of historical control data for assessing treatment effects in clinical trials
Vol 13:1 

Strong control over multiple endpoints: are we adding value to the assessment of medicines?
Vol 12:4

On the practical application of mixed effects models for repeated measures to clinical trial data
Vol 12:1

 Pharmaceutical Statistics

Biometrical Journal

Joint analysis of longitudinal data and recurrent episodes data with application to medical cost analysis
Vol 55:1

An exploration of fixed and random effects selection for longitudinal binary outcomes in the presence of nonignorable dropout
Vol 55:1

OpenA matrix-based method of moments for fitting the multivariate random effects model for meta-analysis and meta-regression
Vol 55:2

 Biometrical Journal

Research Synthesis Methods

Issues relating to study design and risk of bias when including non-randomized studies in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions
Vol 4:1

An introduction to methodological issues when including non-randomised studies in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions
Vol 4:1

Indirect and mixed-treatment comparison, network, or multiple-treatments meta-analysis: many names, many benefits, many concerns for the next generation evidence synthesis tool
Vol 3:2

 Research Synthesis Methods

WIREs Computational Statistics

Identification of significant features in DNA microarray data
Vol 5:4

Statistical methods in experimentation recommendation models for discovering gene regulation pathways
Vol 5:2

 WIREs Computational Statistics

Statistical Analysis and Data Mining

Tests for mean vectors in high dimension
Vol 6:6 

Review of statistical network analysis: models, algorithms, and software
Vol 5:4 

 Statistical Analysis and Data Mining


OpenSpace–time clustering and the permutation moments of quadratic forms
Vol 2:1

Estimating optimal treatment regimes from a classification perspective
Vol 1:1


Journal of Chemometrics

Correction of fluorescence bias on Affymetrix genotyping microarrays
Vol 26:5

Directly testing the linearity assumption for assay validation
Vol 27:5

 Journal of Chemometrics

Statistics Views

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Recurrent events analysis, not so straightforward!
Dr Jennifer Rogers

Mentoring in biostatistics: An interview with Professor Lehana Thabane
Joanna Carpenter

DNA profile evidence: getting the statistics right is as important as getting the technology right
David Balding

Has statistics made us healthier? The role of statistics in public health
Joanna Carpenter

Randomized Controlled Trials in Public Policy: An interview with Professor David Torgerson
Joanna Carpenter

Statistics plays a central role in how we deal with crises and political events:
Nicholas P. Jewell on being a young statistician during the AIDS epidemic

How biostatistics is of rapidly growing importance in Japan
Joanna Carpenter

Key Books in Biostatistics

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 Multiple Imputation and its Application Bayesian Biostatistics The Biostatistics of Aging

Multiple Imputation and its Application

James R. Carpenter, Michael G. Kenward
ISBN: 978-0-470-74052-1
Hardcover 364 pages
February 2013
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Bayesian Biostatistics

Emmanuel Lesaffre, Andrew B. Lawson
ISBN: 978-0-470-01823-1
Hardcover 534 pages
August 2012
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The Biostatistics of Aging:
From Gompertzian Mortality to an Index of Aging-Relatedness

Gilberto Levy, Bruce Levin
ISBN: 978-1-1186-4585-7
Hardcover 272 pages
March 2014
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 Growth Curve Modeling Design and Analysis of Experiments in the Health Sciences Evidence Synthesis for Decision Making in Healthcare

Growth Curve Modeling:
Theory and Applications

Michael J. Panik
ISBN: 978-1-118-76404-6
Hardcover/Paperback 454 pages
January 2014
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Design and Analysis of Experiments in the Health Sciences

Gerald van Belle, Kathleen F. Kerr
ISBN: 978-0-470-12727-8
Hardcover/Paperback 248 pages
July 2012
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Evidence Synthesis for Decision Making in Healthcare

Nicky J. Welton, Alexander J. Sutton, Nicola J. Cooper, Keith R. Abrams, A.E. Ades
ISBN: 978-0-470-06109-1
Hardback 294 pages
May 2012 1
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 Nonparamteric Statistics Repeated Measurements and Cross-Over Designs Biostatistics Decoded

Nonparametric Statistics
A Step-by-Step Approach, Second Edition

Gregory W. Corder, Dale I. Foreman
ISBN: 978-1-118-84031-3
Hardcover 282 pages
April 2014

Repeated Measurements and Cross-Over Designs

Damaraju Raghavarao, Lakshmi Padgett
ISBN: 978-1-118-70925-2
Hardcover 266 pages
April 2014

Biostatistics Decoded

A. Gouveia Oliveira
ISBN: 978-1-119-95337-1
Paperback 346 pages
September 2013
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Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
Peter Armitage and Theodore Colton, Editors

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

“… represents the contributions of the very best expertise in the field of biostatistics. For the benefit of the profession, this outstanding resource should be available to the widest possible audience.”

-Journal of the American Statistical Association

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Isotonic Inference
C. Hirotsu

Pharmacoepidemiology, Adverse and Beneficial Effects
H. A. Guess

Drug Interactions
Rosemarie Mick

Cornfield, Jerome
Samuel W. Greenhouse, Joel B. Greenhouse

Genetic Map Functions
Terry P. Speed

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