George Maldonado

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can landscape ecology untangle the complexity of antibiotic resistance?
    Randall S Singer
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 4:943-52. 2006
  2. doi request reprint The role of counterfactual theory in causal reasoning
    George Maldonado
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 26:681-682. 2016
  3. pmc Editorial: Wishful thinking
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St, SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 1:2. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating causal effects
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Mayo Mail Code 807, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:422-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to glycol ethers and human congenital malformations
    George Maldonado
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Mayo Mail Code 807, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:405-23. 2003
  6. pmc Update: Greenland and Robins (1986). Identifiability, exchangeability and epidemiological confounding
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 6:3. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Adjusting a relative-risk estimate for study imperfections
    G Maldonado
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:655-63. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure-measurement error is frequently ignored when interpreting epidemiologic study results
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 715, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:871-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint How far from non-differential does exposure or disease misclassification have to be to bias measures of association away from the null?
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:382-5. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Adjusting for outcome misclassification: the importance of accounting for case-control sampling and other forms of outcome-related selection
    Anne M Jurek
    Center for Healthcare Research and Innovation, Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:129-35. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Can landscape ecology untangle the complexity of antibiotic resistance?
    Randall S Singer
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 4:943-52. 2006
    ..Here, we show how landscape ecology, which links the biotic and abiotic factors of an ecosystem, might help to untangle the complexity of antibiotic resistance and improve the interpretation of ecological studies...
  2. doi request reprint The role of counterfactual theory in causal reasoning
    George Maldonado
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 26:681-682. 2016
    ..I also remind us that no method should be termed "causal" unless it addresses the effect of other biases in addition to the problem of confounding...
  3. pmc Editorial: Wishful thinking
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St, SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 1:2. 2004
    ..As a supplement to our lead editorial, the editors of the new journal, Epidemiologic Perspectives & Innovations, provide a partial list of specific analyses and topic areas they would like to see submitted to the journal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating causal effects
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Mayo Mail Code 807, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:422-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to glycol ethers and human congenital malformations
    George Maldonado
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Mayo Mail Code 807, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:405-23. 2003
    ..This commentary reviews toxicological information and critically evaluates epidemiological information on the relationship between glycol ethers and congenital malformations...
  6. pmc Update: Greenland and Robins (1986). Identifiability, exchangeability and epidemiological confounding
    George Maldonado
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 6:3. 2009
    ..This is the first in a series of updates to classic epidemiologic-methods papers that EP&I has commissioned...
  7. doi request reprint Adjusting a relative-risk estimate for study imperfections
    G Maldonado
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:655-63. 2008
    ..This mathematical description can be used to quantitatively adjust a relative-risk estimate for the combined effect of study imperfections...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure-measurement error is frequently ignored when interpreting epidemiologic study results
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 715, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:871-6. 2006
    ..One important source of error in study results is error in measuring exposures. When interpreting study results, one should consider the impact that exposure-measurement error (EME) might have had on study results...
  9. doi request reprint How far from non-differential does exposure or disease misclassification have to be to bias measures of association away from the null?
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 37:382-5. 2008
    ..In light of such examples, we advise that evaluation of misclassification should not be based on the assumption of exact non-differentiality unless the latter can be deduced logically from the facts of the situation...
  10. doi request reprint Adjusting for outcome misclassification: the importance of accounting for case-control sampling and other forms of outcome-related selection
    Anne M Jurek
    Center for Healthcare Research and Innovation, Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:129-35. 2013
    ..A parallel problem arises in surveys and cohort studies in which participation or loss is outcome related...
  11. pmc Uncertainty analysis: an example of its application to estimating a survey proportion
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 715, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:650-4. 2007
    ..A basic example is presented illustrating uncertainty analyses for four proportions estimated from a survey of the epidemiological literature...
  12. doi request reprint Good practices for quantitative bias analysis
    Timothy L Lash
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, Department of Epidemiology and Center for Global Health and Development, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health and Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada and Department of Epidemiology and Department of Statistics, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1969-85. 2014
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  13. ncbi request reprint Proper interpretation of non-differential misclassification effects: expectations vs observations
    Anne M Jurek
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:680-7. 2005
    ..Thus, as noted before, exposure misclassification can spuriously increase the observed strength of an association even when the misclassification process is non-differential and the bias it produced is towards the null...
  14. pmc Quantitative bias analysis in an asthma study of rescue-recovery workers and volunteers from the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks
    Anne M Jurek
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 26:794-801. 2016
    ..In this article, we describe the unique data-generating process of a man-made disaster epidemiologic study...
  15. pmc Specifying exposure classification parameters for sensitivity analysis: family breast cancer history
    Anne M Jurek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Epidemiol 1:109-17. 2009
    ..With our assumptions, a wider range of odds ratios adjusted for family breast cancer history misclassification resulted than portrayed in the conventional frequentist confidence interval...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chemical exposures in the synthetic rubber industry and lymphohematopoietic cancer mortality
    John J Graff
    Department of Family Medicine, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:916-32. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the association between exposure to several chemicals and mortality from lymphohematopoietic cancer (LHC) among 16,579 synthetic rubber industry workers who were followed up from 1943 to 1998...