Applied Statistical Analysis with Missing Data, Aarhus 2013

Recommended litterature:

Ware JH, Harrington D, Hunter DJ, D’Agostino RB. Missing Data. New England Journal of Medicine. 2012;367(14):1353–4.
Little RJ, D’Agostino R, Cohen ML, Dickersin K, Emerson SS, Farrar JT, et al. The Prevention and Treatment of Missing Data in Clinical Trials. New England Journal of Medicine. 2012;367(14):1355–60.
Sterne JAC, White IR, Carlin JB, Spratt M, Royston P, Kenward MG, et al. Multiple imputation for missing data in epidemiological and clinical research: potential and pitfalls. BMJ. 2009 Jun 29;338(jun29_1):b2393.
Van der Heijden GJMG, Donders ART, Stijnen T, Moons KGM. Imputation of missing values is superior to complete case analysis and the missing-indicator method in multivariable diagnostic research: a clinical example. J Clin Epidemiol. 2006 Oct;59(10):1102–9.
Moons KGM, Donders RART, Stijnen T, Harrell FE Jr. Using the outcome for imputation of missing predictor values was preferred. J Clin Epidemiol. 2006 Oct;59(10):1092–101.
Donders ART, van der Heijden GJMG, Stijnen T, Moons KGM. Review: a gentle introduction to imputation of missing values. J Clin Epidemiol. 2006 Oct;59(10):1087–91.
Potthoff RF, Tudor GE, Pieper KS, Hasselblad V. Can one assess whether missing data are missing at random in medical studies? Stat Methods Med Res. 2006 Jun;15(3):213–34.
Li X, Song X, Gray RH. Comparison of the missing-indicator method and conditional logistic regression in 1:m matched case-control studies with missing exposure values. Am J Epidemiol. 2004 Mar 15;159(6):603–10.
Greenland S, Finkle WD. A critical look at methods for handling missing covariates in epidemiologic regression analyses. Am J Epidemiol. 1995 Dec 15;142(12):1255–64.
Vach W, Blettner M. Logistic regression with incompletely observed categorical covariates--investigating the sensitivity against violation of the missing at random assumption. Stat Med. 1995 Jun 30;14(12):1315–29.
Vach W, Blettner M. Biased estimation of the odds ratio in case-control studies due to the use of ad hoc methods of correcting for missing values for confounding variables. Am J Epidemiol. 1991 Oct 15;134(8):895–907.
Rubin DB, Schenker N. Multiple imputation in health-care databases: an overview and some applications. Stat Med. 1991 Apr;10(4):585–98.
Rubin DB. Inference and missing data. Biometrika. 1976 Dec 1;63(3):581–92.

Examples of reporting:

Lyngsø J, Ramlau-Hansen CH, Høyer BB, Støvring H, Bonde JP, Jönsson BAG, et al. Menstrual cycle characteristics in fertile women from Greenland, Poland and Ukraine exposed to perfluorinated chemicals: a cross-sectional study. Hum Reprod. 2013 Oct 25;
Håkonsen LB, Olsen J, Støvring H, Ernst A, Thulstrup AM, Zhu JL, et al. Maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy and pubertal development in sons. A follow-up study of a birth cohort. Andrology. 2013 Mar;1(2):348–55.
Kesmodel US, Bertrand J, Støvring H, Skarpness B, Denny CH, Mortensen EL. The effect of different alcohol drinking patterns in early to mid pregnancy on the child’s intelligence, attention, and executive function. BJOG. 2012 Sep;119(10):1180–90.
Bay B, Støvring H, Wimberley T, Denny CH, Mortensen EL, Eriksen H-LF, et al. Low to Moderate Alcohol Intake During Pregnancy and Risk of Psychomotor Deficits. Alcohol Clin Exp Res [Internet]. 2011 Oct 13 [cited 2012 Feb 14]; Available from: