Biostatistics Publications

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Publications of 2021

Wang R, DeGruttola V, Lei Q, Mayer KH, Redline S, Hazra A, Mora S, Willett WC, Ganmaa D, Manson JE. The vitamin D for COVID-19 (VIVID) trial: A pragmatic cluster-randomized design. Contemporary Clinical Trials 2021, 100, 106176.

Zeng S, Li F, Wang R,Li F.Propensity score weighting for covariate adjustment in randomized clinical trials. Statistics in Medicine, 2021, 40(4), 842-858.

Shu D, Han P, Wang R, Toh S. Estimating marginal hazard ratios by simultaneously using a set of propensity score models: a multiply robust approach. Statistics in Medicine, 2021, 40(5), 1224-1242.

Rabideau DJ, Wang R. Randomization-based estimation of a marginal treatment effect in stepped wedge trials. Statistics in Medicine, May 21 2021, Epub ahead of print.

Klompas M, Baker MA, Rhee C, Tucker R, Fiumara K, Griebach D, Bennett-Rizzo C, Salmasian H, Wang R, Wheeler N, Gallagher GR, Lang AS, Fink T, Baez S, Smole S, Madoff L, Goralnick E, Resnick A, Pearson M, Britton K, Sinclair J, Morris CA. SARS-CoV-2 cluster in an acute care hospital. Annals of Internal Medicine, 2021, Feb 9, doi:10.7326/M20-7567.

Caroff DA, Wang R, Zhang Z, Wolf R, Septimus E, Harris AD, Jackson SS, Polland RE, Hickok J, Huang SS, Platt R. The limited utility of ranking hospitals based on their colon surgery infection rates. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2021, 72(1): 90-98.

Little SJ, Chen T, Wang R, Anderson C, Pond SK, Nakazawa M, Mathews WC, DeGruttola V, Smith DM. Effective HIV molecular surveillance requires identification of incident cases of infection. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2021, accepted for publication.

Kahn R, Wang R, Leavitt S, Hanage WP, Lipsitch M. Leveraging pathogen sequence and contact tracing data to enhance vaccine trials in emerging epidemics. Epidemiology, May 20 2021, Epub ahead of print.

Samartsidis P, Martin N, De Gruttola V, De Vocht F, Hutchinsn S, Lok JJ, Puenpatom A, Wang R, Hickman M, and De Angelis D. Evaluating the power of the causal impact method in observational studies of HCV treatment as prevention. Statistical Communications in Infectious Diseases 2021, accepted for publication.

Rhee C, Wang R, Ye S, Baker M, Griebach D, Laskowski K, Klompas M for the CDC Prevention Epicenters Program. Decline in SARS-CoV-2 infections among healthcare workers at two hospitals following rollout and administration of mRNA vaccines. Open Forum Infectious Diseases 2021, Published online 2021 Apr 23. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab204.

Park J, Park JS, Huang C, Jo A, Cook K, Wang R, Lin H, Deun JV, Li H, Min J, Yoon G, Choi G, Castro CM, Weissleder R, Lee H. High-throughput profiling of extracellular vesicles to monitor cancer treatment. Nature Biomedical Engineering 2021, accepted for publication.

Yang Y, Lu L, Chen T, Ye S, Kelifa MO, Cao N, Zhang Q, Liang T, Wang W. Healthcare Worker's Mental Health and Their Associated Predictors During the Epidemic Peak of COVID-19. Psychol Res Behav Manag. 2021 Feb 23;14:221-231

Chen, T*, Tracy, S*, Uno, H. "OptBand: Optimal confidence bands for functions to characterize time-to-event distributions." Lifetime Data Analysis. 2021 Apr 13:1-8

Grummon AH, Petimar J, Zhang F, Rao A, Gortmaker SL, Rimm EB, Bleich SN, Moran AJ, Franckle RL, Polacsek M, Simon D, Greene JC, Till S, Block JP. Calorie Labeling and Product Reformulation: A Longitudinal Analysis of Supermarket-Prepared Foods. Am J Prev Med. 2021 Jun 5:S0749-3797(21)00224-5. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2021.03.013. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34103209.

Lewis KH, Callaway K, Argetsinger S, Wallace J, Arterburn DE, Zhang F, Fernandez A, Ross-Degnan D, Dimick JB, Wharam JF. Concurrent hiatal hernia repair and bariatric surgery: outcomes after sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2021 Jan;17(1):72-80. PMID: 33109444.JCO Oncol Pract. 2021 Feb;17(2):e194-e203; PMID: 33170746

Nekui F, Galbraith AA, Briesacher BA, Zhang F, Soumerai SB, Ross-Degnan D, Gurwitz JH, Madden JM. Cost-related Medication Nonadherence and Its Risk Factors Among Medicare Beneficiaries. Med Care. 2021 Jan;59(1):13-21. PMID: 33298705

Hahn G, Wu CM, Lee S, Lutz SM, Khurana S, Baden LR, Haneuse S, Qiao D, Hecker J, DeMeo DL, Tanzi RE, Choudhary MC, Etemad B, Mohammadi A, Esmaeilzadeh E, Cho MH, Li JZ, Randolph AG, Laird NM, Weiss ST, Silverman EK, Ribbeck K, Lange C. Genome-wide association analysis of COVID-19 mortality risk in SARS-CoV-2 genomes identifies mutation in the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein that colocalizes with P.1 of the Brazilian strain. Genet Epidemiol. 2021 Jun 22. doi: 10.1002/gepi.22421. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34159627.

Lutz SM, Wu AC, Hokanson JE, Vansteelandt S, Lange C. Caution against examining the role of reverse causality in Mendelian Randomization. Genet Epidemiol. 2021 Jul;45(5):445-454. doi: 10.1002/gepi.22385. Epub 2021 May 19. PMID: 34008876; PMCID: PMC8222166.

Sordillo JE, Lutz SM, McGeachie MJ, Lasky-Su J, Weiss ST, Celedón JC, Wu AC. Pharmacogenetic Polygenic Risk Score for Bronchodilator Response in Children and Adolescents with Asthma: Proof-of-Concept. J Pers Med. 2021 Apr 20;11(4):319. doi: 10.3390/jpm11040319. PMID: 33923870; PMCID: PMC8073919.

Park J, Lutz SM, Choi S, Lee S, Park SC, Kim K, Choi H, Park H, Lee SY, Weiss ST, Hong SJ, Kim BS, Won S. Multi-omics analyses implicate EARS2 in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis. Allergy. 2021 Mar 31. doi: 10.1111/all.14837. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33792063.

Walsh R, Voorhies K, McDonald ML, McGeachie M, Sordillo JE, Lange C, Wu AC, Lutz SM. The Role of SNP Interactions when Determining Independence of Novel Signals in Genetic Association Studies-An Application to ARG1 and Bronchodilator Response. J Pers Med. 2021 Feb 19;11(2):145. doi: 10.3390/jpm11020145. PMID: 33669563; PMCID: PMC7922125.

Voorhies K, Sordillo JE, McGeachie M, Ampleford E, Wang AL, Lasky-Su J, Tantisira K, Dahlin A, Kelly RS, Ortega VE, Lutz SM, Wu AC. Age by Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Interactions on Bronchodilator Response in Asthmatics. J Pers Med. 2021 Jan 19;11(1):59. doi: 10.3390/jpm11010059. PMID: 33477890; PMCID: PMC7833432.

Young JG, Stensrud MJ. Identified versus interesting causal effects in fertility trials and other settings with competing or truncation events. Epidemiology. 2021 (In press).

Stensrud MJ, Young JG, Martinussen T.  Discussion on “Causal mediation of semicompeting risks” by Yen-Tsung Huang. Biometrics. 2021 (In press).