M Hofler

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Causal inference based on counterfactuals
    M Hofler
    Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 5:28. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of weights to account for non-response and drop-out
    Michael Hofler
    Max Planck Institut of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804, Munchen, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:291-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Calculating control variables with age at onset data to adjust for conditions prior to exposure
    Michael Hofler
    Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 München, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:731-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of misclassification on the estimation of association: a review
    Michael Hofler
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Munich, Germany
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 14:92-101. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary anxiety disorders and the development of subsequent alcohol use disorders: a 4-year community study of adolescents and young adults
    P Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology Unit, Munich, Germany
    Psychol Med 33:1211-22. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and recognition of depressive syndromes in German primary care settings: poorly recognized and treated?
    H U Wittchen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 16:121-35. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing effective screening strategies in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) on the basis of clinical and sequencing data of German patients with MEN 1
    L Schaaf
    Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:509-17. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Parental psychopathology, parenting styles, and the risk of social phobia in offspring: a prospective-longitudinal community study
    R Lieb
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology Unit, Kraepelinstrasse 2, Munich 80804, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:859-66. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Differential familial liability of panic disorder and agoraphobia
    A Nocon
    Research Group of Molecular Psychology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Munich, Germany
    Depress Anxiety 25:422-34. 2008

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Causal inference based on counterfactuals
    M Hofler
    Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 5:28. 2005
    ..The counterfactual or potential outcome model has become increasingly standard for causal inference in epidemiological and medical studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of weights to account for non-response and drop-out
    Michael Hofler
    Max Planck Institut of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804, Munchen, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:291-9. 2005
    ..Non-participation and drop-out may introduce a bias whose magnitude depends on how strongly its determinants are related to the respective parameter of interest...
  3. ncbi request reprint Calculating control variables with age at onset data to adjust for conditions prior to exposure
    Michael Hofler
    Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 München, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:731-6. 2005
    ..On the other hand, adjustment for such variables can also be a source of underestimation because such variables may be the causal consequence of X and part of the mechanism that leads from X to Y...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of misclassification on the estimation of association: a review
    Michael Hofler
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Munich, Germany
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 14:92-101. 2005
    ..The best way to overcome misclassification is to avoid it by design, but some statistical methods are useful for reducing bias if misclassification cannot be avoided...
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary anxiety disorders and the development of subsequent alcohol use disorders: a 4-year community study of adolescents and young adults
    P Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology Unit, Munich, Germany
    Psychol Med 33:1211-22. 2003
    ..However, prospective data that follow a sample of adolescents into adulthood are needed to confirm these associations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and recognition of depressive syndromes in German primary care settings: poorly recognized and treated?
    H U Wittchen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 16:121-35. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing effective screening strategies in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) on the basis of clinical and sequencing data of German patients with MEN 1
    L Schaaf
    Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:509-17. 2007
    ..As the tumors appear in an unpredictable schedule, uncertainty about screening programs is persisting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Parental psychopathology, parenting styles, and the risk of social phobia in offspring: a prospective-longitudinal community study
    R Lieb
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology Unit, Kraepelinstrasse 2, Munich 80804, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:859-66. 2000
    ..This article examines the associations between DSM-IV social phobia and parental psychopathology, parenting style, and characteristics of family functioning in a representative community sample of adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differential familial liability of panic disorder and agoraphobia
    A Nocon
    Research Group of Molecular Psychology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology and Epidemiology, Munich, Germany
    Depress Anxiety 25:422-34. 2008
    ..We confirmed and expanded previous results from clinical samples that comorbid PD and AG aggregate in families. AG without PD is not familial, but it might enhance the familial transmission of PD...