Biostatistics Publications: 2016

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Publications of 2016

Chen X, Wang R, Lutsey PL, Zee PC, Javaheri S, Alcantara C, Jackson CL, Szklo M, Punjabi N, Redline S and Williams MA. Racial/Ethnic differences in the associations between obesity measures and severity of sleep-disordered breathing: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Sleep Medicine 2016, 26: 46-53. 

Cespedes EM, Hu FB, Redline S, Rosner B, Alcantara C, Cai J, Hall M, Mossavar-Rahmani Y, Ramos AR, Reid KJ, Shah NA, Sotres-Alvarez D, Zee PC, Wang R, Patel SR. Validation and calibration of self-reported sleep duration against actigraphy: results from Sueno and the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos. American Journal of Epidemiology, 2016; 183(6):561-73.

Javaheri S, Sharma R, Wang R, Weng J, Rosen BD, Bluemke DA, Lima JA, Redline S. Association between obstructive sleep apnea and left ventricular structure by age and gender: the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis.   Sleep, 2016; 39(3):523-9. 

Farahani M, Novitsky V, Wang R, Bussmann H, Moyo S, Musonda R, Moeti T, Makhema JM, Essex M and Marlink R. Prognostic value of HIV-1 RNA on CD4 trajectories and disease progression among antiretroviral-naïve HIV-infected adults in Botswana: a joint modeling analysis. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, 2016; 32(6):573-8.

Prague M, Wang R, Alisa Stephens, Tchetgen Tchetgen E, DeGruttola V. Accounting for interactions and complex inter-subject dependency in estimating treatment effect in cluster randomized trials with missing outcomes. Biometrics 2016; 72(4): 1066-1077.

Bakker J, Wang R, Weng J, Aloia M, Toth C, Morrical M, Gleason K, Rueschman M, Dorsey C, Patel S, Ware J, Mittleman M, Redline S. Motivational enhancement for increasing adherence to CPAP: A randomized controlled trial. Chest 2016, 150(2): 337-45.  

Gaolathe T, Wirth KE, Holme MP, Makhema J, Moyo S, Chakalisa U, Yankinda EK, Lei Q, Mmalane M, Novitsky V, Okui L, van Widenfelt E, Powis KM, Khan N, Bennett K, Bussmann H, Dryden-Peterson S, Lebelonyane R, el-Halabi S, Mills LA, Marukutira T,Wang R, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, DeGruttola V, Essex M, Lockman S, and the BCPP study team. Botswana close to achieving the ambitious 2020 UNAIDS goals for population-level antiretroviral treatment and virologic suppression. Lancet HIV 2016; 3(5):e221-30.  

Carnegie NB, Wang R, De Gruttola V. Estimation of the overall treatment effect in the presence of interference in cluster-randomized trials of infectious disease prevention. Epidemiologic Methods 2016; 5(1), 57-6

Simonelli G, Dudley KA, Weng J, Gallo LC, Perreira K, Shah NA, Alcantara C, Zee PC, Ramos AR, Llabre MM, Sotres-Alvarez D, Wang R, Patel SR. Neighborhood factors as predictors of poor sleep in the Sueno ancillary study of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL). Sleep 2016; Sep 26. pii: sp-00392-16

Novitsky V, Moyo S, Wang R, Gaseitsiwe S, Essex M. Deciphering multiplicity of HIV-1C infection: Transmission of closely related multiple viral lineages. PLoS ONE 2016; 11(11): e0166746. doi:1371/journal.pone.0166746.

Singer SJ, Molina G, Li Z., Berry WR.  Relationship between Operating Room Teamwork, Contextual Factors, and Saftey Checklist Performance.  Journal of the American College of Surgeons. July 2016.

Danaei G, Robins JM, Young JG, Hu FB, Manson JE, and Hernán MA.  Weight loss and coronary heart disease: sensitivity analysis for unmeasured confounding by undiagnosed disease. Epidemiology. 2016;27(2):302-10.

Begum F, Ruczinski I, Hokanson JE, Lutz SM, Parker MM, Cho MH, Hetmanski JB, Scharpf RB, Crapo J, Silverman EK, Beaty TH. (2016) Hemizygous Deletion on Chromosome 3p26.1 is Associated with Heavy Smoking Among African American Subjects in the COPDGene Study. PLOS ONE. 11(10).