2009 Publications

Determining relative importance of variables in developing and validating predictive models.Beyene J, Atenafu EG, Hamid JS, To T, Sung L.BMC Med Res Methodol. 2009 Sep 14;9:64


A small p-value from an observed data is not evidence of adequate power for future similar-sized studies: a cautionary note.Atenafu EG, Hamid JS, Stephens D, To T, Beyene J.Contemp Clin Trials.2009 Mar;30(2):155-7. 

Follwell M, Burman D, Le LW, Wakimoto K, Seccareccia D, Bryson J, Rodin G, Zimmermann C (2009). Phase II study of an outpatient palliative care intervention in patients with metastatic cancer. J Clin Oncol.27(2):206-13

Higgins J, Bezjak A, Franks K, Le LW, Cho BC, Payne D, Bissonnette JP (2009). Comparison of spine, carina, and tumor as registration landmarks for volumetric image-guided lung radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys.73(5):1404-13

Cheung WY, Le LW, Zimmermann C (2009). Symptom clusters in patients with advanced cancers. Support Care Cancer 17(9):1223-30

Decreasing mortality for coronary artery bypass surgery in octogenarians.

Maganti M, Rao V, Brister S, Ivanov J.

Can J Cardiol. 2009 Feb;25(2):e32-5. doi: 10.1016/s0828-282x(09)70481-7.

PMID: 19214298 Free PMC article.

Redo valvular surgery in elderly patients.

Maganti M, Rao V, Armstrong S, Feindel CM, Scully HE, David TE.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Feb;87(2):521-5.