Archive of Past BEMC JClub

2019

  • January Winter Break. See you in February.
  • February 20th
  • March 20th
    • Quintana DS, Williams DR. Bayesian alternatives for common null-hypothesis significance tests in psychiatry: a non-technical guide using JASP. BMC Psychiatry. 2018 June;18:178. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12888-018-1761-4 
  • April 17th
    • Småbrekke B, Rinde LB, Hindberg K, Hald EM, Vik A, et al. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors and Risk of Myocardial Infarction and Venous Thromboembolism; Time-Fixed versus Time-Varying Analyses. The Tromsø Study. PLOS ONE. 2016 September. 11(9): e0163242. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0163242
  • May 15th
  • June 19th
    • Tipton E, Pustejovsky JE, Ahmadi H. A history of meta-regression: Technical, conceptual, and practical developments between 1974 and 2018. Res Synth Methods [Internet]. 2018 Dec 27. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30589224
  • July – Summer Break, no JClub.
  • August – Summer Break, no Jclub.
  • September 18th
    • Mansournia MA, Etminan M, Danaei G, Kaufman JS, Collins G. Handling time varying confounding in observational research. BMJ. 2017 Oct 16;359:j4587. https://www.bmj.com/content/359/bmj.j4587
    • Note: time permitting, we will also finish the related discussion on the paper from May… so bring that one along, too!
    • Location – Konferenzraum, Bonhoefferweg 3
  • October 16th
    • “Five myths about measurement error in epidemiologic research” – M van Smeden, TL Lash, RHH Groenwold (preprint)
    • https://osf.io/ahf45/
    • Location: as usual- Neuroseminar room (Alte Nervenklinik, CCM)
  • November 20th
  • December 18th

2018

  • February 21st
    • Chang VW, Langa KM, Weir D, Iwashyna TJ. The obesity paradox and incident cardiovascular disease: A population-based study. PLoS One 2017; 12: e0188636. link to pdf
  • March 21st
    • Nienke A. de Glas, Mandy Kiderlen, Jan P. Vandenbroucke, Anton J. M. de Craen, Johanneke E. A. Portielje, Cornelis J. H. van de Velde, Gerrit-Jan Liefers, Esther Bastiaannet, Saskia Le Cessie; Performing Survival Analyses in the Presence of Competing Risks: A Clinical Example in Older Breast Cancer Patients, JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Volume 108, Issue 5, 1 May 2016, djv366, https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djv366
  • April 11th (note, this one is the 2nd Weds of the month!)
  • May – No meeting!
  • June 20th
  • July 18th
  • August – Summer break!
  • September 19th
  • October 17th- no JClub. Join us at the IPH Lecture with Maria Glymour, ScD, MS, Professor at UCSF School of Medicine, as she presents “Are we ready for a biomarker-only based diagnostic criterion for research in Alzheimer’s Disease?”
  • November 21st
    • Rombach I, Gray AM, Jenkinson C, Murray DW, Rivero-Arias O. Multiple imputation for patient reported outcome measures in randomised controlled trials: advantages and disadvantages of imputing at the item, subscale or composite score level. BMC Medical Research Methodology. 2018 Aug;18:107.
    • https://doi.org/10.1186/s12874-018-0542-6
  • December – No meeting! See you in February!