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Publication - Dr Jose Lopez-Lopez

    Selection bias introduced by informative censoring in studies examining effects of vaccination in infancy

    Citation

    Sterne, J, Higgins, J & Lopez-Lopez, J, 2019, ‘Selection bias introduced by informative censoring in studies examining effects of vaccination in infancy’. International Journal of Epidemiology.

    Abstract

    Many studies have examined ‘non-specific’ vaccine effects on infant mortality: attention has been particularly drawn to diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTP) vaccine, which has been proposed to be associated with an increased mortality risk. Both right and left censoring are common in such studies.

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