Rong Chu

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Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Comparing methods to estimate treatment effects on a continuous outcome in multicentre randomized controlled trials: a simulation study
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Health Sciences Centre, Room 2C7, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:21. 2011
  2. pmc Assessment and implication of prognostic imbalance in randomized controlled trials with a binary outcome--a simulation study
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36677. 2012
  3. pmc Water and sewage systems, socio-demographics, and duration of residence associated with endemic intestinal infectious diseases: a cohort study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:767. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Bayesian adjustment for exposure misclassification in case-control studies
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Canada
    Stat Med 29:994-1003. 2010
  5. pmc The number of patients and events required to limit the risk of overestimation of intervention effects in meta-analysis--a simulation study
    Kristian Thorlund
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e25491. 2011
  6. pmc How well are journal and clinical article characteristics associated with the journal impact factor? a retrospective cohort study
    Cynthia Lokker
    Health Information Research Unit, McMaster University, CRL 125, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Med Libr Assoc 100:28-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Early mobilization in critically ill children: a survey of Canadian practice
    Karen Choong
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:1745-53. 2013
  8. pmc A tutorial on pilot studies: the what, why and how
    Lehana Thabane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:1. 2010
  9. pmc A systematic review of the quality of publications reporting coronary artery bypass grafting trials
    Forough Farrokhyar
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Can J Surg 50:266-77. 2007

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Publications9

  1. pmc Comparing methods to estimate treatment effects on a continuous outcome in multicentre randomized controlled trials: a simulation study
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Health Sciences Centre, Room 2C7, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:21. 2011
    ..Our objective was to investigate the properties of commonly used statistical models at various levels of clustering in the context of multicentre RCTs...
  2. pmc Assessment and implication of prognostic imbalance in randomized controlled trials with a binary outcome--a simulation study
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36677. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Water and sewage systems, socio-demographics, and duration of residence associated with endemic intestinal infectious diseases: a cohort study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:767. 2010
    ..We conducted a cohort study of physician visits and hospitalizations for endemic intestinal infectious diseases in a mixed rural and urban community near Vancouver, Canada, with varied and well-characterized water and sewage systems...
  4. doi request reprint Bayesian adjustment for exposure misclassification in case-control studies
    Rong Chu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Canada
    Stat Med 29:994-1003. 2010
    ..The method is illustrated via application to several real studies...
  5. pmc The number of patients and events required to limit the risk of overestimation of intervention effects in meta-analysis--a simulation study
    Kristian Thorlund
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e25491. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that surpassing the optimal information size (i.e., the required meta-analysis sample size) provides sufficient protection against overestimation due to random error, but this claim has not yet been validated...
  6. pmc How well are journal and clinical article characteristics associated with the journal impact factor? a retrospective cohort study
    Cynthia Lokker
    Health Information Research Unit, McMaster University, CRL 125, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Med Libr Assoc 100:28-33. 2012
    ..A retrospective cohort study determined the ability of clinical article and journal characteristics, including appraisal measures collected at the time of publication, to predict subsequent JIFs...
  7. doi request reprint Early mobilization in critically ill children: a survey of Canadian practice
    Karen Choong
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:1745-53. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the knowledge, perceptions, and stated practices of early mobilization among physicians and physiotherapists practicing in Canadian pediatric critical care units...
  8. pmc A tutorial on pilot studies: the what, why and how
    Lehana Thabane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:1. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc A systematic review of the quality of publications reporting coronary artery bypass grafting trials
    Forough Farrokhyar
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Can J Surg 50:266-77. 2007
    ..We aimed to assess the quality of reports of RCTs in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery when comparing off- and on-pump techniques...