Scope of the journal

Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics  aims to disseminate the advances of statistical applications, quantitative methods and bio-informatics to solve the problems in clinical and medical research. The Journal enhances essential communication of statistical theories, methodologies and biomedical informatics among clinicians, medical statisticians, View More...
Original ResearchOpen Access

Can We Learn from the“Wisdom of the Crowd”? Finding the Sample-Size Sweet Spot – an Analysis of Internet-Based Crowdsourced Surveys of Fertility Professionals

Gon Shoham, Milton Leong, Ariel Weissman, Yuval Yaron
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 7 : 3

SoftwareOpen Access

SAS® Macros on Performing Competing Risks Survival Data: CIF Plot, Backward Elimination Fine & Gray’s Model and Cause-Specific Hazard Model

Chao Zhang, Yuan Liu, Yaqi Jia
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 7 : 2

Original ResearchOpen Access

Joint modelling of time-to-clinical malaria and parasite count in a cohort in an endemic area

Christopher C Stanley, Lawrence N Kazembe, Andrea G Buchwald, Mavuto Mukaka, Don P Mathanga, Michael G Hudgens, Miriam K Laufer, Tobias F Chirwa
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 7 : 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

Phase II Performance of P-Charts and P'-Charts

Joseph Hagan, Bin Li
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 6 : 3

Original ResearchOpen Access

Real data applications of learning curves in cardiac devices and procedures

Usha S Govindarajulu, David Goldfarb, Frederic S Resnic
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 6 : 2

Original ResearchOpen Access

Cancer occurrence among women resident in the Gorizia province (North-Eastern Italy). May ecological data be used for adjusted epidemiological measures? Deterministic and probabilistic sensitivity analysis

Luigi Castriotta, Valentina Rosolen, Ettore Bidoli, Paolo Collarile, Diego Serraino, Fabio Barbone
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 6 : 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

WWR: An R package for analyzing prioritized outcomes

Junshan Qiu, Xiaodong Luo, Steven Bai, Hong Tian, Mike Mikailov
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 5 : 4

Original ResearchOpen Access

A statistical method for assessing agreement between two methods of heteroscedastic clinical measurements using the copula method

Kesawan Ramesh Aravind, Lakshika S Nawarathna
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 5 : 3

Original ResearchOpen Access

Examining the association between C-Reactive protein and obesity by using the fractional polynomial approach; applying on NHANES dataset from 2001 to 2010

Ghada Abo-Zaid, Karyn Morrissey
Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics 5 : 2

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Dr. Jimmy Efird
Chairperson, Medical Statistics Programme, University of Newcastle, Australia. Additionally, he holds an appointment as Chief Statistician in the Center for Health Disparities Research and Leader of Shared Resources. Dr. Efird's research interests include cardiovascular disease, stroke, brain tumors, and Parkinson's disease.

Dr. Max K. Bulsara
Professor of Biostatistics, University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle. His research area interest includes Biostatistical methods in Epidemiology and longitudinal data analysis. His main research focus over the last few years has been in Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Health Services Research. He is a visiting professor at University College London and University of Western Australia.

Senior Editors

Dr. Abdulbari Bener
is the professor at Weill Cornell Medical College, Qatar. He is advisor to World Health Organization. His research interests includes Data management and analysis on mainframe computers, statistical computer packages, application of multivariate statistical techniques etc.

Dr. Henian Chen
is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the College of Public Health, and the Director of the Biostatistics Core at the College of Medicine at University of South Florida. Dr. Chen's statistical research interests include longitudinal data analyses, causal inference, clinical trials, and epidemiologic methods.

Journal of Medical Statistics and Informatics Subject Areas

Survival Analysis, Statistical Computing, Clincal trials, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Public health, Health statistics, Forensic medicine, Domain analysis, Basic epidemiology, Molecular epidemiology, Pharmaceutical statistics, statistical genetics, epidemiologic statistics, Statistical methodology.