Mj Sweeting

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Brief intervention for alcohol misuse in people attending sexual health clinics: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Rahil Sanatinia
    Centre for Mental Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    Trials 13:149. 2012
  2. pmc Joint modelling of longitudinal and time-to-event data with application to predicting abdominal aortic aneurysm growth and rupture
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Biom J 53:750-63. 2011
  3. pmc Estimating the distribution of the window period for recent HIV infections: a comparison of statistical methods
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, U K
    Stat Med 29:3194-202. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Multi-state Markov models for disease progression in the presence of informative examination times: an application to hepatitis C
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Stat Med 29:1161-74. 2010
  5. pmc Hepatitis C infection among injecting drug users in England and Wales (1992-2006): there and back again?
    Michael J Sweeting
    Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 170:352-60. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of ex-injecting drug use in the population
    Mj Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Stat Methods Med Res 18:381-95. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Estimating hepatitis C prevalence in England and Wales by synthesizing evidence from multiple data sources. Assessing data conflict and model fit
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, UK
    Biostatistics 9:715-34. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The burden of hepatitis C in England
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    J Viral Hepat 14:570-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimated progression rates in three United Kingdom hepatitis C cohorts differed according to method of recruitment
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:144-52. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Bayesian back-calculation using a multi-state model with application to HIV
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Stat Med 24:3991-4007. 2005

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Publications12

  1. pmc Brief intervention for alcohol misuse in people attending sexual health clinics: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Rahil Sanatinia
    Centre for Mental Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    Trials 13:149. 2012
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  2. pmc Joint modelling of longitudinal and time-to-event data with application to predicting abdominal aortic aneurysm growth and rupture
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Biom J 53:750-63. 2011
    ..Finally, using a multivariate survival sub-model we show that underlying diameter rather than the rate of growth is the most important predictor of AAA rupture...
  3. pmc Estimating the distribution of the window period for recent HIV infections: a comparison of statistical methods
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, U K
    Stat Med 29:3194-202. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Multi-state Markov models for disease progression in the presence of informative examination times: an application to hepatitis C
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Stat Med 29:1161-74. 2010
    ..We show through simulation how this model compares with the commonly used ignorable Markov model, and a Markov model that assumes the examination process is non-ignorable...
  5. pmc Hepatitis C infection among injecting drug users in England and Wales (1992-2006): there and back again?
    Michael J Sweeting
    Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 170:352-60. 2009
    ..19%, respectively). HCV infection can be prevented. The public health challenge in England and Wales is to increase action in order to regain a downward trend in HCV risk and the benefit that has been lost since 1998...
  6. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of ex-injecting drug use in the population
    Mj Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Stat Methods Med Res 18:381-95. 2009
    ..Finally, we show how to obtain estimates of the prevalence of ex-IDUs by using additional information on the prevalence of current IDUs...
  7. doi request reprint Estimating hepatitis C prevalence in England and Wales by synthesizing evidence from multiple data sources. Assessing data conflict and model fit
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, UK
    Biostatistics 9:715-34. 2008
    ..We consider a cross-validation technique to reveal data conflict and leverage when each data source is in turn removed from the model...
  8. ncbi request reprint The burden of hepatitis C in England
    M J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    J Viral Hepat 14:570-6. 2007
    ..If patients are left undiagnosed and untreated, the future burden of the disease on healthcare resources will be substantial...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimated progression rates in three United Kingdom hepatitis C cohorts differed according to method of recruitment
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:144-52. 2006
    ..To demonstrate how the method of cohort recruitment can influence the estimation of HCV-progression rates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bayesian back-calculation using a multi-state model with application to HIV
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Stat Med 24:3991-4007. 2005
    ..The idea is illustrated on data from the HIV epidemic in homosexuals in England and Wales...
  11. ncbi request reprint What to add to nothing? Use and avoidance of continuity corrections in meta-analysis of sparse data
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Stat Med 23:1351-75. 2004
    ..To compare the performance of different meta-analysis methods for pooling odds ratios when applied to sparse event data with emphasis on the use of continuity corrections...
  12. doi request reprint Use of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors is associated with increased growth rate of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Michael J Sweeting
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 52:1-4. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether either angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors or other classes of antihypertensive drug attenuate or increase growth rates of small infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms...