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Statistics bibliography 09 - medical

Berman, J.D. et al. (1998) Efficacy and safety of liposomal amphotericin B (AmBisome) for visceral leishmaniasis in endemic developing countries. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 76 (1), 25-32. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/1998/Vol76-No1/bulletin_1998_76(1)_25-32.pdf [free pdf]

 

Bellis, M.A. et al. (2007). Effects of backpacking holidays in Australia on alcohol, tobacco and drug use of UK residents. BMC Public Health 7: 1. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-7-1 http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2458-7-1.pdf [free pdf]

 

Bellamy, R. (2000). Evidence of gene-environment interaction in development of tuberculosis (Commentary). Lancet 355, 588-589 (1 July). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(05)73409-7

 

Cobelens, F. (1998). Yellow fever vaccination and risk of spontaneous abortion. (Letter) Tropical Medicine & International Health 3 (8), 687. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00294.x http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00294.x/pdf [free html]

 

Cetron, M.S. et al. (1996). Schistosomiasis in Lake Malawi. Lancet 348, 1274-1278 (9 November). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(96)01511-5 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/0140-6736/PIIS0140673696015115.pdf [free pdf]

 

Camargo, L.M.A. et al. (1999). The epidemiology of malaria in Rondonia (Western Amazon region, Brazil): study of a riverine population. Acta Tropica 72 (1), 1-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0001-706X(98)00082-5

 

Chappuis, P.O. (1999). Screening for ovarian cancer (Letter). Lancet 354, 509 (7 August). http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673605755392/fulltext

 

Cutter, J. et al. (2001). Levels of cardiovascular disease risk factors in Singapore following a national intervention programme. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 79 (10), 908-915. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/2001/issue10/79(10)908-915.pdf [free pdf]

 

Conan Doyle, A (1964). The hound of the Baskervilles. London: John Murray. (First published 1901/2)

 

David, A.S. (2001). Wanted-more answers than questions: literature review. BMJ 323, 1462-1463 (22 December). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7327.1462 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC61050/pdf/1462.pdf [free pdf]

 

Etuk, S.J. & Etuk, I.S. (2001). Relative risk of birth asphyxia in babies of booked women who deliver in unorthodox health facilities in Calabar, Nigeria. Acta Tropica 79 (2), 143-147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0001-706X(01)00070-5

 

Farnham, F.R. et al. (2000). Association between violence, psychosis, and relationship to victim in stalkers. Lancet 355, 199 (15 January). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(99)04706-6 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673699047066/abstract

 

Geller et al. (2003). Can an hour or two of sun protection education keep the sunburn away? Evaluation of the Environmental Protection Agency's Sunwise School Program. Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source 2 :13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-2-13 http://www.ehjournal.net/content/pdf/1476-069X-2-13.pdf [free pdf]

 

Ganoza, C.A.et al. (2006). Determining risk for severe leptospirosis by molecular analysis of environmental surface waters for pathogenic Leptospira. PLoS Medicine 3 (8), 1329-1340. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0030308 http://medicine.plosjournals.org/archive/1549-1676/3/8/pdf/10.1371_journal.pmed.0030308-S.pdf [free pdf]

 

Hsieh, Y.H. et al. (2000). Risk factors for trachoma: 6-year follow-up of children Aged 1 and 2 years. American Journal of Epidemiology 152 (3), 204-211. http://aje.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/152/3/204.pdf [free pdf]

 

Jacobs, I.J. et al. (1999). Screening for ovarian cancer: a pilot randomised controlled trial. Lancet 353, 1207-1210 (10 April). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(98)10261-1 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673698102611/abstract

 

Kabir, Z. et al. (2003). Non-specific effect of measles vaccination on overall child mortality in an area of rural India with high vaccination coverage: a population-based case-control study. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 81 (4), 244-250. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/bulletin/2003/Vol81-No4/bulletin_2003_81(4)_244-250.pdf [free pdf]

 

Katan, M.B. (2007). Does industry sponsorship undermine the integrity of nutrition research? PLoS Medicine 4 (1), e6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0040006 http://medicine.plosjournals.org/archive/1549-1676/4/1/pdf/10.1371_journal.pmed.0040006-S.pdf [free pdf]

 

Lesser, L.I. et al. (2007). Relationship between funding source and conclusion among nutrition-related scientific articles. PLoS Medicine 4 (1), e5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0040005 http://medicine.plosjournals.org/archive/1549-1676/4/1/pdf/10.1371_journal.pmed.0040005-S.pdf [free pdf]

 

Lewis, G. et al. (2002). Selection bias may have led to results (Rapid Response). BMJ 324 (8 January). http://www.bmj.com/content/323/7326/1398?tab=responses [free html]

 

Maksheed, M. et al. (1999). The prevalence of antibody to human parvovirus B19 in pregnant women in Kuwait. Acta Tropica 73 (3), 225-229. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0001-706X(99)00033-9

 

Miller, W.C. et al. (1998). Seroprevalence of viral hepatitis in Tanzanian adults. Tropical Medicine and International Health 3 (9), 757-763. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00289.x http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00289.x/pdf [free html]

 

Mulvany, F. et al. (2001). Effect of social class at birth on risk and presentation of schizophrenia: case-control study. BMJ 323, 1398-1401 (15 December). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7326.1398 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC60984/pdf/1398.pdf [free pdf]

 

Mannasiev, N. (1999). Screening for ovarian cancer (Letter). Lancet 354, 509 (7 August). http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673699001427/fulltext [free pdf]

 

Martin, B. (1993). Peer review and the origin of AIDS - a case study in rejected ideas. BioScience 43 (9), 624-627. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1312149 http://www.bmartin.cc/pubs/93bs.html [free html]

 

Muehlberger, N. et al. (1998). Effectiveness of chemoprophylaxis and other determinants of malaria in travellers to Kenya. Tropical Medicine and International Medicine 3 (5), 357-363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00235.x http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00235.x/pdf [free]

 

Newcombe, R.G. (2002). Hound of the Baskervilles effect. (Letter) BMJ 324, 1098-1099 (4 May). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7345.1098 http://www.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/324/7345/1098 [free html]

 

De Nishioka, S. A. et al. (1998). Yellow fever vaccination during pregnancy and spontaneous abortion: a case-control study. Tropical Medicine and International Health 3 (1), 29-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00164.x http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/doi/pdf/10.1046/j.1365-3156.1998.00164.x [free pdf]

 

Njelekela, M. et al. (2001). Cardiovascular risk factors in Tanzania: a revisit. Acta Tropica 79 (3), 231-239. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0001-706X(01)00134-6

 

Phillips, D.P. et al. (2001). The Hound of the Baskervilles effect: natural experiment on the influence of psychological stress on timing of death. BMJ 323, 1443-1446 (22-29 December). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7327.1443 http://www.bmj.com/cgi/reprint/323/7327/1443.pdf [free pdf]

 

Saphonn, V. et al. (2002). How well do antenatal clinic (ANC) attendees represent the general population? A comparison of HIV prevalence from ANC sentinel surveillance sites with a population-based survey of women aged 15-49 in Cambodia. International Journal of Epidemiology 31 (2), 449-455. http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/31/2/449.pdf [free pdf]

 

Le Saux et al. (2002). Shorter courses of parenteral antibiotic therapy do not appear to influence response rates for children with acute hematogenous osteomyelitis: a systematic review. BMC Infectious Diseases 2 :16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-2-16 http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-2-16.pdf [free pdf]

 

Seaton, R.A. et al. (1998) Randomized comparison of intramuscular artemether and intravenous quinine in adult, Melanesian patients with severe or complicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Papua New Guinea. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology 92 (2), 133-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00034989859960

 

Sunish, I.P. et al. (2007). Vector control complements mass drug administration against bancroftian filariasis in Tirukoilur, India. Bulletin Of the World Health Organization 85 (2), 138-145. http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.06.029389 http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/85/2/06-029389.pdf [free pdf]

 

Trach, D. D. et al. (1997). Field trial of a locally produced, killed, oral cholera vaccine in Vietnam. Lancet 349, 231-235 (25 January). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(96)06107-7 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673696061077/abstract

 

Taylor, H.R. et al. (2002). Vitamin E supplementation and macular degeneration: randomised controlled trial. BMJ 325, 11 (6 July). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7354.11 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC116664/pdf/11.pdf [free pdf]

 

Vezzani, D. et al. (2004). Seasonal pattern of abundance of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in Buenos Aires city, Argentina. Memoirs of the Institut Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro 99 (4), 351-356. http://www.scielo.br/pdf/mioc/v99n4/v99n4a02.pdf [free pdf]

 

Wallentin, L. et al. (2000). Outcome at 1 year after an invasive compared with a non-invasive strategy in unstable coronary-artery disease: the FRISC II invasive randomised trial. The Lancet 356 (9223), 9-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(00)02427-2

 

Wilkinson, R.J. et al. (2000) Influence of vitamin D deficiency and vitamin D receptor polymorphisms on tuberculosis among Gujarati Asians in west London: case-control study. Lancet 355, 618-621 (19 February). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(99)02301-6 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673699023016/abstract