Control of Confounding and Reporting of Results in Causal Inference Studies: Guidance for Authors from Editors of Respiratory, Sleep, and Critical Care Journals

David J. Lederer (Lead / Corresponding author), Scott C. Bell, Richard D Branson, James D Chalmers, Rachel Marshall, David M Maslove, David E Ost, Naresh M Punjabi, Michael Schatz, Alan R Smyth, Paul W Stewart, Samy Suissa, Alex A Adjei, Cezmi A Akdis, Élie Azoulay, Jan Bakker, Zuhair K Ballas, Philip G Bardin, Esther Barreiro, Rinaldo BellomoJonathan A Bernstein, Vito Brusasco, Timothy G Buchman, Sudhansu Chokroverty, Nancy A Collop, James D Crapo, Dominic A Fitzgerald, Lauren Hale, Nicholas Hart, Felix J Herth, Theodore J Iwashyna, Gisli Jenkins, Martin Kolb, Guy B Marks, Peter Mazzone, J Randall Moorman, Thomas M Murphy, Terry L Noah, Paul Reynolds, Dieter Riemann, Richard E Russell, Aziz Sheikh, Giovanni Sotgiu, Erik R Swenson, Rhonda Szczesniak, Ronald Szymusiak, Jean-Louis Teboul, Jean-Louis Vincent

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22-28
Number of pages7
JournalAnnals of the American Thoracic Society
Volume16
Issue number1
Early online date19 Sep 2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

Keywords

  • causality
  • confounding factors
  • epidemiology
  • research design

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Lederer, D. J., Bell, S. C., Branson, R. D., Chalmers, J. D., Marshall, R., Maslove, D. M., Ost, D. E., Punjabi, N. M., Schatz, M., Smyth, A. R., Stewart, P. W., Suissa, S., Adjei, A. A., Akdis, C. A., Azoulay, É., Bakker, J., Ballas, Z. K., Bardin, P. G., Barreiro, E., ... Vincent, J-L. (2019). Control of Confounding and Reporting of Results in Causal Inference Studies: Guidance for Authors from Editors of Respiratory, Sleep, and Critical Care Journals. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 16(1), 22-28. https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201808-564PS