Biostatistics Publications

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Sun JW, Wang R, Li D, Toh S. Use of Linked Databases for Improved Confounding Control: Considerations for Potential Selection Bias. American Journal of Epidemiology 2022, 191(4):711-723.

Li F, Wang R. Stepped wedge cluster randomized trials: A methodological overview. World Neurosurgery 2022, 161, 323-330.

Ye S, Wang R*, Zhang B*. Comparison of estimation methods and sample size calculation for parameter-driven interrupted time series models with count outcomes. Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology 2022, Published January 19 2022. *: equal contribution.

Yu PK, Radcliffe J, Taylor HG, Amin RS, Baldassari C, Boswick T, Chervin RD, Elden LM, Furth SL, Garetz SL, George A, Ishman SL, Kirkham EM, Liu C, Mitchell RB, Naqvi SK, Rosen CL, Ross KR, Shah J, Tapia IE, Young LR, Zopf DA, Wang R, Redline S. Neurobehavioral morbidity of pediatric mild sleep-disordered breathing and obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep 2022, Feb 12; zsac035.

Wang X, Turner EL, Li F, Wang R, Moyer J, Cook AJ, Murray DM, Heagerty PJ. Two weights make a wrong: Cluster randomized trials with variable cluster sizes and heterogeneous treatment effects. Contemporary Clinical Trials 2022, 114:106702.

Li D, Lu W, Shu D, Toh S, Wang R. Distributed Cox proportional hazards regression using summary-level information. Biostatistics 2022, published online 23 February 2022.

Gao S, Wu L, Yu T, Kouyos R, Günthard HF, Wang R. Nonlinear mixed-effects models for HIV viral load trajectories before and after antiretroviral therapy interruption, incorporating left censoring. Statistical Communications in Infectious Diseases 2022, published online April 4, 2022.

Zhao Y, Wang R, Gleason K, Lewis E, Quan S, Toth C, Song Y, Morrical M, Rueschman M, Murray M, Susan R. Effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on ambulatory blood pressures in high-risk sleep apnea patients. A randomized controlled trial and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine 2022, published online April 26, 2022.

McGrath S, Young JG, Hernan MA. Revisiting the g-null paradox. Epidemiology. January 2022; 33(1):114-120.

Vercammen K, Moran A, Carnethon M, McLain AC, Pool LR, Kiefe CI, Carson AP, Gordon-Larsen P, Steffen LM, Lee M, Young J*, Rimm EB*.  (*equal contributions).  A longitudinal analysis of food insufficiency and cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. January 2022; 62(1): 65-76.

Switkowski KM, Aris IM, Gingras V, Oken E, Young JG. Estimated causal effects of complementary feeding behaviors on early childhood diet quality in a US cohort. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 14 January 2022.

Stensrud MJ, Robins JM, Sarvet A, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, Young JG. Conditional separable effects. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 28 April 2022.

Sun JW, Young JG, Sarvet AL, Bailey LC, Heerman WJ, Janicke DM,  Lin PD, Toh S, Block J. Comparison of Rates of Type 2 Diabetes in Adults and Children Treated With Anticonvulsant Mood Stabilizers. JAMA Netw Open. April 1, 2022

Hahn G, Prokopenko D, Lutz SM, Kristina Mullin, Tanzi RE, Cho MH, Silverman EK, Lange C. A smoothed version of the Lassosum penalty for fitting integrated risk models using summary statistics or individual-level data. Genes (Basel). 2022 Jan 6;13(1):112. PMID:35052450; PMCID:PMC8775060.

Lutz SM, Voorhies K, Wu AC, Hokanson J, Vansteelandt S, Lange C. The influence of unmeasured confounding on the MR Steiger approach. Genet Epidemiol. 2022 Mar;46(2):139-141. PMID:35170805; PMCID:PMC8915443.

Lutz SM, Voorhies K, Wu AC, Hokanson J, Vansteelandt S, Lange C. Selection bias when inferring the effect direction in Mendelian Randomization. 2022. Genet Epidemiol. May 2, 2022

Voorhies K, Bie R, Hokanson JE, Weiss ST, Wu AC, Hecker J, Hahn G, Demeo DL, Silverman E, Cho MH, Lange C, Lutz SM. Covariate adjustment of spirometric and smoking phenotypes: The potential of neural network models. 2022. PLoS One. May 11, 2022

Wang AL, Lahousse L, Dahlin A, Edris A, McGeachie M, Lutz SM, Sordillo SE, Brusselle G, Lasky-Su J, Weiss ST, Iribarren C, Lu MX, Tantisira KG, Wu AC. Novel genetic variants associated with inhaled corticosteroid treatment response in older adults with asthma. 2022. Thorax. May 2, 2022

Boueiz A, Xu Z, Chang Y, Masoomi A, Gregory A, Lutz SM, Qiao D, Crapo JD, Dy JG, Silverman EK, Castaldi PJ, Machine Learning Prediction of Progression in Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 Second in the COPDGene® Study. Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. May 20 2022

Yu, P.K., Cook, K., Liu, J., …, Baldassari, C.M. Comparison of caregiver- and child-reported quality of life in children with sleep-disordered breathing. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. PMID: 35259027. Link: []. March 8, 2022.

Cook, K., Perkins, N.J., Schisterman, E. and Haneuse, S. A multistate competing risks framework for preconception prediction of pregnancy outcomes. BMC Medical Research Methodology. PMID: 35637547. Link: []. May 30, 2022.