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Coronary heart disease mortality and alcohol consumption in Framingham.
The relationship between ethanol consumption and coronary heart disease was examined in the original Framingham Heart Study cohort (1948) with a 24-year follow-up from exam 2 (2,106 males and 2,639Expand
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Epidural versus general anesthesia, ambient operating room temperature, and patient age as predictors of inadvertent hypothermia.
To elucidate the multifactorial nature of perioperative changes in body temperature, the influence of several clinical variables, including anesthetic technique, ambient operating room temperature,Expand
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Errors of the Third Kind in Statistical Consulting
We show that graduate students in statistics are prone, particularly in their early years, to commit errors of the third kind, which could be avoided if the students were properly trained. Expand
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Prostate specific antigen in the preoperative and postoperative evaluation of localized prostatic cancer treated with radical prostatectomy.
The usefulness of prostate specific antigen to predict final pathological stage was studied in 178 consecutive patients. Prostate specific antigen was determined preoperatively in all patients by aExpand
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The estimation of mortality intensity, also known as agespecific death rate, instantaneous death rate, and force of mortality, from small samples presents serious obstacles. Most of the work on thisExpand
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A comparison of the induction of myeloid and lymphoid leukemias in x-radiated RF mice.
Summary 1.The susceptibility of mice of the RF strain to radiation-induced myeloid leukemia and lymphomas was studied under a variety of experimental conditions. 2.Although the rate of induction ofExpand
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Birth order, parental ages, and sex of off-spring.
Analysis of 1 year of data (1955) including about 4 million births i n the U.S. attempts to assess the relative contributions of age of fathe r age of mother and birth order to the sex of offspring.Expand
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The efficacy of postoperative hydrotubation: a randomized prospective multicenter clinical trial.
Term pregnancies following surgery on patients with distal tubal obstruction have been disappointingly few. There has been continuing interest in whether postoperative hydrotubation increases theExpand
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Correlation of clinical stage, serum prostatic acid phosphatase and preoperative Gleason grade with final pathological stage in 275 patients with clinically localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate.
The usefulness of clinical stage, serum prostatic acid phosphatase and preoperative Gleason grade in predicting final pathological stage in patients with adenocarcinoma of the prostate remainsExpand
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