Biostatistics Research

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Biostatistics Research (BSR) is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to publishing biostatistical theories, models and methods. The journal addresses the experimental design and data analysis in the fields of medicine, public health, biological and agricultural sciences. We consider papers in clinical trials, cohort studies, systematic reviews, epidemiological studies, public health assessments, biometric analysis, and statistical methods in the life sciences that are relevant to researchers interested in biostatistics.

The journal accepts manuscripts in the format of original research, review and short communication. All submitted manuscripts will be carefully evaluated by experts in the area following the established guidelines. For information about our editorial team, please refer to the Editorial Board page.

Latest Articles

Open Access Article

Author Impact Factor: A Framework for Evaluating Authorship and Scientific Contribution

by Brian C. Drolet, Alan T. Makhoul

ABSTRACT: In the decade since Hirsch defined h , there has been widespread acceptance of the h -index as a bibliometric indicator. Although the h -index has been validated in numerous applications and...

Open Access Article

Nonoptimal Follow-up Times Make It Difficult to Detect the Epidemiological Inverse Relationship Between 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Lung Cancer

by Ari Voutilainen, Jyrki K. Virtanen, Sari Hantunen, Tarja Nurmi, Petra Kokko, Tomi-Pekka Tuomainen

ABSTRACT: Background: Previous studies have reported controversial conclusions regarding the association between circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-HVD) and lung cancer risk. Objectives: To test the...