Epidemiology Journal Club- Immortal time bias; Presenters: Nick Cataldo and Jerry Idigo

Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 12:00am to 1:00am
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Nick Cataldo and Jerry Idigo will present the following articles for discussion:

1.    Levesque LE, Hanley JA, Kezouh A, Suissa S. Problem of immortal time bias in cohort studies: example using statins for preventing progression of diabetes. BMJ 2010; 340: b5087. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20228141


2.    Nead KT, Gaskin G, Chester C, Swisher-McClure S, Dudley JT, Leeper NJ et al. Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Future Alzheimer's Disease Risk. J Clin Oncol 2016; 34(6): 566-71. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26644522