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Biostatistics Essentials for Reporting Clinical Research

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Biostatistics essentials for reporting clinical research
AAST Grand Round, June 17, 2015

Presented by:
Dr. Angela Sauaia, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado

Moderated by:
Dr. Lena Napolitano, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan


Referenced in presentation:

Identification of diverticulitis patients at high risk for recurrence and poor outcomes.
Ho VP, Nash GM, Milsom JW, Lee SW.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jan;78(1):112-9.


Hyperfibrinolysis, physiologic fibrinolysis, and fibrinolysis shutdown: the spectrum of postinjury fibrinolysis and relevance to antifibrinolytic therapy.
Moore HB, Moore EE, Gonzalez E, Chapman MP, Chin TL, Silliman CC, Banerjee A, Sauaia A.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Dec;77(6):811-7; discussion 817.


Seven deadly sins in trauma outcomes research: an epidemiologic post mortem for major causes of bias.
del Junco DJ, Fox EE, Camp EA, Rahbar MH, Holcomb JB; PROMMTT Study Group.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jul;75(1 Suppl 1):S97-103.


Postinjury life threatening coagulopathy: is 1:1 fresh frozen plasma:packed red blood cells the answer?
Kashuk JL, Moore EE, Johnson JL, Haenel J, Wilson M, Moore JB, Cothren CC, Biffl WL, Banerjee A, Sauaia A.
J Trauma. 2008 Aug;65(2):261-70; discussion 270-1.


Improved survival of critically ill trauma patients treated with recombinant human erythropoietin.
Napolitano LM, Fabian TC, Kelly KM, Bailey JA, Block EF, Langholff W, Enny C, Corwin HL.
J Trauma. 2008 Aug;65(2):285-97; discussion 297-9.



Further reading:

Tracheostomy timing in traumatic brain injury: a propensity-matched cohort study.
Alali AS, Scales DC, Fowler RA, Mainprize TG, Ray JG, Kiss A, de Mestral C, Nathens AB.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jan;76(1):70-6; discussion 76-8.


A principal component analysis of coagulation after trauma.
Kutcher ME, Ferguson AR, Cohen MJ.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 May;74(5):1223-9; discussion 1229-30.


Multiple imputation of the Glasgow Coma Score.
Moore L, Lavoie A, LeSage N, Liberman M, Sampalis JS, Bergeron E, Abdous B.
J Trauma. 2005 Sep;59(3):698-704.