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Statistics bibliography 12 - medical

Aarestrup, F. (2005). Resistance to beta-lactam antibiotics. Workpackage 9. MedVetNet News 2 (2), 1-2. http://www.bfr.bund.de/cm/343/med_vet_net_news_volume_2_issue_2.pdff [free pdf]

 

Akhwale, W.S. et al. (2004). Anemia and malaria at different altitudes in the western highlands of Kenya. Acta Tropica 91 (2), 167-175.

 

Arnaout, R.A. et al. (1999). A simple relationship between viral load and survival time in HIV-1 infection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 96, 11549-11553 (September 1999). http://www.pnas.org/content/96/20/11549.full.pdf+html [free pdf]

 

Bills, C.B. & Li, G. (2005). Correlating homicide and suicide. International Journal of Epidemiology 34 (4), 837-845. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyi079 http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/34/4/837 [free pdf]

 

Bland, J.M. & Altman, D.G. (1986). Statistical methods for assessing agreement between two methods of clinical measurement. Lancet 1986 i, 307-310. http://www-users.york.ac.uk/~mb55/meas/ba.pdf [free pdf]

 

Foliaki, S. et al. (2004). Antibiotic sales and the prevalence of symptoms of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema. International Journal of Epidemiology 33 (3), 558-563. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyh031 http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/33/3/558.pdf [free pdf]

 

Garland, C.F. & Garland, F.C. (1980). Do sunlight and vitamin D reduce the likelihood of colon cancer? International Journal of Epidemiology 9, 227-231 (reprinted in the Reprints and Reflections series International Journal of Epidemiology 2006 35 (2), 217-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyi229 http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/35/2/217.pdf [free pdf]

 

Giovannucci, E. (2005). Commentary: Vitamin D and colorectal cancer - twenty-five years later. International Journal of Epidemiology 35 (2), 222-224. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyi231 http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/35/2/222.pdf [free pdf]

 

Jongbloet, P.H. (2006). Do sunlight and vitamin D reduce the likelihood of colon cancer? Time for a paradigm shift? International Journal of Epidemiology 35 (5), 1359-1360. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyl206 http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/35/5/1359-a.pdf [free pdf]

 

Kish, S.J. (2002). Effects of MDMA (ecstasy) use and abstention on serotonin neurons. (Letter) Lancet 359, 1616 (May 4). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(02)08490-8 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140673602084908.pdf?id=0e96c9e6421f9512:17adbcad:1222207512e:26181246117048734[free pdf]

 

Kung, H.S. et al. (2008). Deaths: Final data for 2005. National Vital Statistics Reports 56 (10). http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr56/nvsr56_10.pdf [free pdf]

 

Kunst, H. et al. (2002). Accuracy of information on apparently credible websites: survey of five common health topics. BMJ 324, 581- 582 (March 9). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7337.581 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC78996/pdf/581.pdf[free pdf]

 

Kuo, Y. (2002). Extrapolation of correlation between 2 variables in 4 general medical journals. JAMA 287 (21), 2815-2817. http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/reprint/287/21/2815.pdf [free pdf]

 

Learner, J. & Goodman, N.W. (1996). Descriptions of correlation. (Letter) Lancet 348, 199-200 (20 July). http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673605661491/fulltext

 

Lester, D. (1971). Suicide and homicide: Bias in the examination of the relationship between suicide and mortality rates. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 6 (2), 80-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00578034

 

Milane, M.S. et al. (2006). Modeling of the temporal patterns of fluoxetine prescriptions and suicide rates in the United States. PLOS Medicine 3 (6), 816-824. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0030190 http://www.med.miami.edu/psychiatry/newsletter/documents/fluoxetine_and_suicide_rates.pdf [free pdf]

 

McKeown, R. et al. (2006). US suicide rates by age group, 1970-2002: An examination of recent trends. American Journal of Public Health 96 (10), 1744-1751. http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2005.066951 http://www.ajph.org/cgi/reprint/96/10/1744.pdf [free pdf]

 

Montgomery, S.M. et al. (1997). Infant mortality and the incidence of inflammatory bowel disease. Lancet 349, 472-473 (15 February). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(05)61183-X

 

Priest, P. et al. (2001). Antibacterial prescribing and antibacterial resistance in English general practice: cross sectional study. BMJ 323, 1037- 1041 (3 November). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7320.1037 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC59384/pdf/1037.pdf [free pdf]

 

Ratzenböck (2002). Effects of MDMA (ecstasy) use and abstention on serotonin neurons. (Letter) Lancet 359, 1617 (May 4). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(02)08492-1 http://download.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140673602084921.pdf?id=aeaa5a245ca1fddb:-2aaab778:12235021523:3df1246433966787[free pdf]

 

Reneman, L. et al. (2001). Effects of dose, sex, and long-term abstention from use on toxic effects of MDMA (ecstasy) on brain serotonin neurons. Lancet 358, 1864-69 (December1 ). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(01)06888-X http://www.maps.org/publications/2001_reneman_3.pdf[free pdf]

 

Royse, C.F. et al. (1999). Measurement of cardiac output by transoesophageal echocardiography: A comparison of two Doppler methods with thermodilution. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 27 (6), 586-590. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10631411 [abstract only]

 

Thulin, P. et al. (2006). Viable group A Streptococci in macrophages during acute soft tissue infection. PLoS Medicine 3 (3), 371-379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0030053 http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=1326258&blobtype=pdf [free pdf]

 

World Health Organization (2002). World report on violence and health. Edited by Krug, E.G. et al. WHO, Geneva. http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2002/9241545615.pdf [free pdf]

 

Wise, R. (2001). Commentary: antibiotic resistance is a dynamic process. BMJ 323, 1041 (3 November). http://www.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/317/7159/609 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC59384/pdf/1037.pdf [free pdf]