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Statistics bibliography 06 - medical

Alloueche, A. et al. (2004). Comparison of chlorproguanil-dapsone with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in young African children: double-blind randomised controlled trial. Lancet 363, 1843-1848 (5 June). [free pdf]


Beasley, N.M.R. et al. (2000). The health of enrolled and non enrolled children of school age in Tanga, Tanzania. Acta Tropica 76 (3), 223-229.


Brutsche, M.H. et al. (2000). Comparison of pharmacokinetics and systemic effects of inhaled fluticasone propionate in patients with asthma and healthy volunteers: a randomised crossover study. Lancet 356, 556-561 (12 August).


Crompton, G.K. (2000). Fluticasone propionate bioavailability in asthma. (Letter) Lancet 356, 1681-1682 (11 November). [free pdf]


Chung, A. et al. (2007). Effect of antibiotic prescribing on antibiotic resistance in individual children in primary care: prospective cohort study. BMJ 335, 429 (1 September). [free pdf]


Deeks, J.J. & Altman, D.G. (1999). Sensitivity and specificity and their confidence intervals cannot exceed 100%. (Letter) BMJ 318, 193 (16 January). [free pdf]


El-Mougi, M. et al. (1996). Efficacy of standard glucose-based and reduced osmolarity maltodextrin-based oral rehydration solutions: effect of sugar malabsorption. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 74 (5), 471-477. [free pdf]


Flanagan, D.E.H. et al. (2000). Computer-assisted venous occlusion plethysmography in the diagnosis of acute deep venous thrombosis. Q Journal of Medicine 93 (5), 277-282. [free pdf]


Hawkes, S. et al. (2002). Reproductive tract infections: prevalence and risk factors in rural Bangladesh. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 80 (3), 180-188. [free pdf]


Harper, R. & Reeves, B (1999). Reporting of precision of estimates for diagnostic accuracy: a review. BMJ 318, 1322-1323 (15 May). [free]


Hanley, J.A. & Lippman-Hand, A. (1983).. If nothing goes wrong, is everything all right? Interpreting zero numerators JAMA 249 (13), 1743-1745.


Laumon et al. (2005). Cannabis intoxication and fatal road crashes in France: population based case-control study. BMJ 331, 1371- (originally published online 2 Dec) [free pdf]


Memon, A. et al. (1998). Incidence of hip-fracture in Kuwait. International Journal of Epidemiology 27 (5), 860-865. [free pdf]


Munyard P. & Bush A. (1996). How much coughing is normal? Archives of Disease in Childhood 74 (6), 531-34. [abstract only]


Nandy, S. et al. (2005). Poverty, child undernutrition and morbidity: new evidence from India. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 83 (5), 210-216. [free pdf]


Nkrumah, F.K. et al. (1998). Comparison of AIK-C measles vaccine in infants at 6 months with Schwarz vaccine at 9 months: a randomized controlled trial in Ghana. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 76 (4), 353-359. [free]


Stell I.M. & Gransden W.R. (1998). Simple tests for septic bursitis: comparative study. BMJ 316, 1877-1878 (20 June). [free pdf]


Shann, F. (1996). Commentary. How often do children cough. Lancet 348, 699-700 (14 September).


Soro, B.N. et al. (1992). The present and future course of the AIDS epidemic in Côte d'Ivoire. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 70 (1), 117-123. [free pdf]


Willis, C.M. et al. (2004). Olfactory detection of human bladder cancer by dogs: proof of principle study. BMJ 329, 712. [free pdf]


World Health Organization (1999). Operational characteristics of commercially available assays to determine antibodies to HIV-1 and/or HIV-2 in human sera. Report 11. WHO/BTS/99.1 63pp. (see pp 11 and 42) [free pdf]