Epidemiology

Methods

Assessment of unmeasured confounding in observational studies with multiple treatment arms: comparing the ED mortality of severe trauma patients by trauma center level

Comparing alternative effect decomposition methods: the role of literacy in mediating educational effects on mortality

Using the Lorenz curve to characterize risk predictiveness and etiologic heterogeneity


Environmental Epidemiology

Short-term exposure to ozone and mortality in subjects with and without previous cardiovascular disease

Using structural nested models to estimate the effect of school water, sanitation, and hygiene (WaSH) improvements on pupil diarrhea and soil-transmitted helminth infection


Outcomes

Long-term recall of time to pregnancy

Mapping geographic variation in infant mortality and related black-white disparities in the U.S.

Racial/ethnic differences in the role of childhood adversities for mental disorders among a nationally representative sample of adolescents

Soy-based infant formula feeding and heavy menstrual bleeding among young African American women


Exposures

Does segregation lead to lower birth weight? An instrumental variable approach

In the wrong place with the wrong SNP: beta-2-adrenergic receptor gene modifies the association between stressful neighborhood conditions and sudden cardiac arrest

In utero exposure to aspirin and risk of asthma in childhood