Socioeconomic inequalities in health: do our methods do them justice?

Weuve J. Magnitude matters: beyond detection in the presence of selection, in research on socioeconomic inequalities in health [invited commentary]. Epidemiology (in press).


Correlation structure in inverse-probability-weighted analyses of repeated measures.

Tchetgen ET, Glymour MM, Weuve J, Robins JM. A cautionary note on specification of the correlation structure in inverse-probability-weighted estimation for repeated measures. Epidemiology 2012 Jul;23(4):644-646.

Clarification on the methods used in this paper on using inverse probability of attrition weights to account for selective attrition.

Selective attrition, smoking and cognitive decline: an application of inverse probability of attrition weights.

Weuve J, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, Glymour MM, Beck TL, Aggarwal NT, Wilson RS, Evans DA, Mendes de Leon CF. Accounting for bias due to selective attrition in analyses of cognitive decline: the example of smoking and cognitive decline in older adults. Epidemiology 2012;23(1):119-128.

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