Thomas Louis

Professor Emeritus

1971 …2020

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Research Output

2011

School outcomes of children with special health care needs

Forrest, C. B., Bevans, K. B., Riley, A. W., Crespo, R. & Louis, T., Aug 2011, In : Pediatrics. 128, 2, p. 303-312 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surrogate screening models for the low physical activity criterion of frailty

Eckel, S. P., Bandeen-Roche, K., Chaves, P. H. M., Fried, L. P. & Louis, T. A., Jun 2011, In : Aging clinical and experimental research. 23, 3, p. 209-216 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

A smoothing approach for masking spatial data

Zhou, Y., Dominici, F. & Louis, T., Sep 2010, In : Annals of Applied Statistics. 4, 3, p. 1451-1475 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Childhood Hib vaccination and pneumonia and influenza burden in US seniors

Cohen, S. A., Ahmed, S., Klassen, A. C., Agree, E., Louis, T. & Naumova, E. N., Jun 17 2010, In : Vaccine. 28, 28, p. 4462-4469 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Detection of SNP-SNP interactions in trios of parents with schizophrenic children

Li, Q., Fallin, D. D., Louis, T., Lasseter, V. K., McGrath, J. A., Avramopoulos, D., Wolyniec, P. S., Valle, D., Liang, K. Y., Pulver, A. E. & Ruczinski, I., Jul 2010, In : Genetic Epidemiology. 34, 5, p. 396-406 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discussion of "conundrums with uncertainty factors": Commentary

Louis, T., Mar 2010, In : Risk Analysis. 30, 3, p. 346-348 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Independent but coordinated trials: Insights from the practice-based opportunities for weight reduction trials collaborative research group

Yeh, H. C., Clark, J., Emmons, K. E., Moore, R. H., Bennett, G. G., Warner, E. T., Sarwer, D. B., Jerome, G. J., Miller, E. R., Volger, S., Louis, T., Wells, B., Wadden, T. A., Colditz, G. A. & Appel, L., Aug 2010, In : Clinical Trials. 7, 4, p. 322-332 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paired comparison of observed and expected coronary heart disease rates over 12 years from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study

Paynter, N. P., Sharrett, A. R., Louis, T., Rosamond, W., Folsom, A. R. & Coresh, J., Sep 2010, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 20, 9, p. 683-690 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantifying uncertainty in genotype calls

Carvalho, B. S., Louis, T. & Irizarry, R. A., 2010, In : Bioinformatics. 26, 2, p. 242-249 8 p., btp624.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Racial disparities in risks of mortality in a sample of the US Medicare population

Zhou, Y., Dominici, F. & Louis, T., Mar 2010, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series C: Applied Statistics. 59, 2, p. 319-339 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Report of the editors - 2009

Louis, T., Molenberghs, G., Verbeke, G., Zucker, D. & Davidian, M., Mar 2010, In : Biometrics. 66, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

The future use of in vitro data in risk assessment to set human exposure standards: Challenging problems and familiar solutions

Crump, K. S., Chen, C. & Louis, T., Oct 2010, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 118, 10, p. 1350-1354 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trends for influenza and pneumonia hospitalization in the older population: Age, period, and cohort effects

Cohen, S. A., Klassen, A. C., Ahmed, S., Agree, E., Louis, T. & Naumova, E. N., Aug 2010, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 138, 8, p. 1135-1145 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

What role for biologically based dose-response models in estimating low-dose risk?

Crump, K. S., Chen, C., Chiu, W. A., Louis, T., Portier, C. J., Subramaniam, R. P. & White, P. D., May 2010, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 118, 5, p. 585-588 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Bayesian inference for smoking cessation with a latent cure state

Luo, S., Crainiceanu, C. M., Louis, T. & Chatterjee, N., Sep 2009, In : Biometrics. 65, 3, p. 970-978 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discussion of likelihood inference for models with unobservables: Another view

Louis, T., Aug 2009, In : Statistical Science. 24, 3, p. 270-272 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effective communication of standard errors and confidence intervals

Louis, T. & Zeger, S., Jan 2009, In : Biostatistics. 10, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eosinophil and T cell markers predict functional decline in COPD patients

D'Armiento, J. M., Scharf, S. M., Roth, M. D., Connett, J. E., Ghio, A., Sternberg, D., Goldin, J. G., Louis, T., Mao, J. T., O'Connor, G. T., Ramsdell, J. W., Ries, A. L., Schluger, N. W., Sciurba, F. C., Skeans, M. A., Voelker, H., Walter, R. E., Wendt, C. H., Weinmann, G. G., Wise, R. A. & 1 others, Foronjy, R. F., Nov 19 2009, In : Respiratory Research. 10, 113.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random effects models in a meta-analysis of the accuracy of two diagnostic tests without a gold standard

Chu, H., Chen, S. & Louis, T., Jun 2009, In : Journal of the American Statistical Association. 104, 486, p. 512-523 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ranking USRDS provider specific SMRs from 1998-2001

Lin, R., Louis, T., Paddock, S. M. & Ridgeway, G., 2009, In : Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology. 9, 1, p. 22-38 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Comment: Math/Stats Perspective on Chapter 2: Agreement and Disagreement

Louis, T., Dec 3 2008, Uncertainty Modeling in Dose Response: Bench Testing Environmental Toxicity. wiley, p. 82-86 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Geographic prevalence and multilevel determination of community-level factors associated with herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in Chennai, India.

Jennings, J., Louis, T., Ellen, J., Srikrishnan, A. K., Sivaram, S., Mayer, K., Solomon, S., Kelly, R. & Celentano, D. D., Jun 15 2008, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 167, 12, p. 1495-1503 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-term survival and serious cardiovascular events in HIV-infected patients treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy

Bozzette, S. A., Ake, C. F., Tam, H. K., Phippard, A., Cohen, D., Scharfstein, D. O. & Louis, T., Mar 2008, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 47, 3, p. 338-341 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-analysis of survey data: Application to health services research

Rao, S. R., Graubard, B. I., Schmid, C. H., Morton, S. C., Louis, T., Zaslavsky, A. M. & Finkelstein, D. M., Jun 2008, In : Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology. 8, 2, p. 98-114 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methods and processes for the reanalysis of the NINDS tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke treatment trial

Hertzberg, V., Ingall, T., O'Fallon, W., Asplund, K., Goldfrank, L., Louis, T. & Christianson, T., 2008, In : Clinical Trials. 5, 4, p. 308-315 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regional and temporal variation in American Red Cross blood donations, 1995 to 2005

Crawford, S. O., Reich, N. G., An, M. W., Brookmeyer, R., Louis, T., Nelson, K. E., Notari, E. P., Trouern-Trend, J. & Zou, S., Aug 2008, In : Transfusion. 48, 8, p. 1576-1583 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Variation in quality of diabetes care at the levels of patient, physician, and clinic

O'Connor, P. J., Rush, W. A., Davidson, G., Louis, T., Solberg, L. I., Crain, A. L., Johnson, P. E. & Whitebird, R. R., Jan 1 2008, In : Preventing chronic disease. 5, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Bayesian model averaging in time-series studies of air pollution and mortality

Thomas, D. C., Jerrett, M., Kuenzli, N., Louis, T., Dominici, F., Zeger, S., Schwarz, J., Burnett, R. T., Krewski, D. & Bates, D., Jan 2007, In : Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health - Part A: Current Issues. 70, 3-4, p. 311-315 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Our future as history

Louis, T., Mar 2007, In : Biometrics. 63, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Renal Data System 2006 Annual Data Report Abstract

Collins, A. J., Kasiske, B., Herzog, C., Chavers, B., Foley, R., Gilbertson, D., Grimm, R., Liu, J., Louis, T., Manning, W., McBean, M., Murray, A., St. Peter, W., Xue, J., Fan, Q., Guo, H., Li, Q., Li, S., Qiu, Y., Li, S. & 24 others, Roberts, T., Skeans, M., Snyder, J., Solid, C., Wang, C., Weinhandl, E., Zhang, R., Arko, C., Chen, S. C., Dalleska, F., Daniels, F., Dunning, S., Ebben, J., Frazier, E., Hanzlik, C., Johnson, R., Sheets, D., Wang, X., Forrest, B., Berrini, D., Constantini, E., Everson, S., Eggers, P. & Agodoa, L., Jan 2007, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 49, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2006

Analysis of repeated pregnancy outcomes

Louis, G. B., Dukic, V., Heagerty, P. J., Louis, T., Lynch, C. D., Ryan, L. M., Schisterman, E. F., Trumble, A., Klebanoff, M., Liu, A., Yu, K., Collins, J. & Olsen, G., Apr 2006, In : Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 15, 2, p. 103-126 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Feasibility of retinoids for the treatment of emphysema study

Roth, M. D., Connett, J. E., D'Armiento, J. M., Foronjy, R. F., Friedman, P. J., Goldin, J. G., Louis, T., Mao, J. T., Muindi, J. R., O'Connor, G. T., Ramsdell, J. W., Ries, A. L., Scharf, S. M., Schluger, N. W., Sciurba, F. C., Skeans, M. A., Walter, R. E., Wendt, C. H. & Wise, R. A., Nov 2006, In : Chest. 130, 5, p. 1334-1345 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flexible distributions for triple-goal estimates in two-stage hierarchical models

Paddock, S. M., Ridgeway, G., Lin, R. & Louis, T., Jul 20 2006, In : Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 50, 11, p. 3243-3262 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Loss function based ranking in two-stage, hierarchical models

Lin, R., Louis, T., Paddock, S. M. & Ridgeway, G., 2006, In : Bayesian Analysis. 1, 4, p. 915-946 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MarketWatch: Consumer decision making in the individual health insurance market

Marquis, M. S., Buntin, M. B., Escarce, J. J., Kapur, K., Louis, T. & Yegian, J. M., May 2006, In : Health Affairs. 25, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Model choice in time series studies of air pollution and mortality

Peng, R., Dominici, F. & Louis, T., Mar 2006, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series A: Statistics in Society. 169, 2, p. 179-203 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

State-level adjusted ESRD incident rates: Use of observed vs model-predicted category-specific rates

Liu, J., Louis, T., Pan, W., Ma, J. Z. & Collins, A. J., Apr 2006, In : Kidney International. 69, 8, p. 1459-1463 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Training of the next generation of biostatisticians: A call to action in the U.S

DeMets, D. L., Stormo, G., Boehnke, M., Louis, T., Taylor, J. & Dixon, D., Oct 30 2006, In : Statistics in Medicine. 25, 20, p. 3415-3429 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Renal Data System: 2005 Annual Data Report. Atlas of end-stage renal disease in the United States

Collins, A. J., Kasiske, B., Herzog, C., Chavers, B., Foley, R., Gilbertson, D., Grimm, R., Liu, J., Louis, T., Manning, W., Matas, A., McBean, M., Murray, A., St. Peter, W., Xue, J., Fan, Q., Guo, H., Li, Q., Li, S., Li, S. & 22 others, Roberts, T., Snyder, J., Solid, C., Wang, C., Weinhandl, E., Arko, C., Chen, S. C., Dalleska, F., Daniels, F., Dunning, S., Ebben, J., Frazier, E., Johnson, R., Sheets, D., Wang, X., Forrest, B., Berrini, D., Constantini, E., Everson, S., Frederick, P., Eggers, P. & Agodoa, L., Jan 2006, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 47, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2005

Assessing the implementation of the chronic care model in quality improvement collaboratives

Pearson, M. L., Wu, S., Schaefer, J., Bonomi, A. E., Shortell, S. M., Mendel, P. J., Marsteller, J. A., Louis, T., Rosen, M. & Keeler, E. B., Aug 2005, In : Health Services Research. 40, 4, p. 978-996 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comment

Louis, T., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of the American Statistical Association. 100, 472, p. 1159-1160 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of a quality improvement collaborative in asthma care: Does it improve processes and outcomes of care?

Schonlau, M., Mangione-Smith, R., Chan, K. S., Keesey, J., Rosen, M., Louis, T., Wu, S. Y. & Keeler, E., May 2005, In : Annals of Family Medicine. 3, 3, p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excerpts from the United States Renal Data System 2004 Annual Data Report: Atlas of end-stage renal disease in the United States

Collins, A. J., Kasiske, B., Herzog, C., Chavers, B., Foley, R., Gilbertson, D., Grimm, R., Liu, J., Louis, T., Manning, W., Matas, A., McBean, M., Murray, A., St. Peter, W., Xue, J., Fan, Q., Guo, H., Li, S., Li, S., Roberts, T. & 20 others, Snyder, J., Solid, C., Wang, C., Weinhandl, E., Arko, C., Chen, S. C., Dalleska, F., Daniels, F., Dunning, S., Ebben, J., Frazier, E., Johnson, R., Sheets, D., Forrest, B., Berrini, D., Constantini, E., Everson, S., Frederick, P., Eggers, P. & Agodoa, L., Jan 2005, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 45, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Floor discussion

Berry, D., Goodman, S. N., Louis, T. & Temple, R., 2005, In : Clinical Trials. 2, 4, p. 301-304 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inequity measures for evaluations of environmental justice: A case study of close proximity to highways in New York City

Jacobson, J. O., Hengartner, N. W. & Louis, T., Jan 2005, In : Environment and Planning A. 37, 1, p. 21-43 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction to Bayesian methods II: Fundamental concepts

Louis, T., 2005, In : Clinical Trials. 2, 4, p. 291-294 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Is the individual market more than a bridge market? An analysis of disenrollment decisions

Marquis, M. S., Buntin, M. B., Escarce, J. J., Kapur, K. & Louis, T., Dec 2005, In : Inquiry. 42, 4, p. 381-396 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article