Affiliation: University of Dundee
- The multiple propensity score for analysis of dose-response relationships in drug safety studiesJ Wang
Department of Clinical Pharmacology Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, UK
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 10:105-11. 2001..We found that the unadjusted risk ratios were biased downwards due to confounders and that this bias was reduced by using stratification based on the multiple propensity score...
- Optimal design for linear interpolation of curvesJ Wang
Medicines Monitoring Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
Stat Med 20:2467-77. 2001..For the destructive sampling design, an algorithm based on approximations is proposed. This algorithm can be programmed in a common statistical package. Numerical examples are used to illustrate the design procedure...
- Impact on mortality following first acute myocardial infarction of distance between home and hospital: cohort studyL Wei
Medicines Monitoring Unit, Division of Medicine and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
Heart 94:1141-6. 2008..To investigate the effect of distance between home and acute hospital on mortality outcome of patients experiencing an incident myocardial infarction (MI)...
- Adherence to statin treatment and readmission of patients after myocardial infarction: a six year follow up studyL Wei
Medicines Monitoring Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
Heart 88:229-33. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: Despite the infrequent use of statin during the study period, good adherence to statin treatment was associated with lower risk of recurrent MI...