Recent publications

(for my complete list of publications please see my CV or my Google Scholar page)
  • Kostoulas P, Nielsen SS, Branscum AJ, Johnson WO, Dendukuri N, Dhand NK, Toft N, Gardner IA. STARD-BLCM: Standards for the Reporting of Diagnostic accuracy studies that use Bayesian Latent Class Models. Prev Vet Med. 2017; 138:37-47. (link)

  • Cadieux G, Campbell J, Dendukuri N. Systematic review of the accuracy of antibody tests used to screen aymptomatic adults for adults for hepatitis C infection. CMAJ Open 2016 (link)
  • Sinclair A, Xie X, Saab L, Dendukuri N. Lactobacillus probiotics in the prevention of diarrhea associated with Clostridium difficile: a systematic review and Bayesian hierarchical meta-analysis. CMAJ Open. 2016 (link)

  • Timsit E, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Buczinski S. Diagnostic accuracy of clinical illness for bovine respiratory disease (BRD) diagnosis in beef cattle placed in feedlots: A systematic literature review and hierarchical Bayesian latent-class meta-analysis. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 2016 (link) 

  • Schumacher SG, van Smeden M, Dendukuri N, Joseph L, Nicol MP, Pai MP, et al. Diagnostic Test Accuracy in Childhood Pulmonary Tuberculosis: A Bayesian Latent Class Analysis. Am J Epidemiol. 2016 (link) (Supplementary Material)

  • Wang ZY, Dendukuri N, Joseph L. Understanding the effects of conditional dependence in research studies involving imperfect diagnostic tests. Statistics in Medicine. 2016 (link)

  • van Smeden M, Reitsma JB, Schiller I, Dendukuri N. Commentary on: "A Meta-Analysis of Typhoid Diagnostic Accuracy Studies: A Recommendation to Adopt a Standardized Composite Reference". Comment on article in PLOS One, 2016 (link

  • Schiller I, van Smeden M, Hadgu A, Libman M, Reitsma JB, Dendukuri N. Bias due to composite reference standards in diagnostic accuracy studies. Statistics in Medicine. 2015. (link)
  • Cadieux G, Tamblyn R, Buckeridge DL, Dendukuri N. Validation of Diagnostic Groups Based on Health Care Utilization Data Should Adjust for Sampling StrategyMed Care. 2015. (link)
  • Detjen AK, DiNardo AR, Leyden J, Steingart KR, Menzies D, Schiller I, Dendukuri N, Mandalakas AM. Xpert MTB/RIF assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Respir Med. 2015 Jun;3(6):451-61. (link)

  • Buczinski S, L Ollivett T, Dendukuri N. Bayesian estimation of the accuracy of the calf respiratory scoring chart and ultrasonography for the diagnosis of bovine respiratory disease in pre-weaned dairy calves. Prev Vet Med. 2015 May 1;119(3-4):227-31.(link)

  • Kong LY, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Bourgault AM, Brassard P, Poirier L, Lamothe F, Béliveau C, Michaud S, Turgeon N, Toye B, Frost EH, Gilca R, Dascal A, Loo VG. Predictors of asymptomatic Clostridium difficile colonization on hospital admission. Am J Infect Control. 2015 Mar 1;43(3):248-53. (link)

  • Steingart KR, Schiller I, Dendukuri N. In reply to 'False-positive Xpert® MTB/RIF assays in previously treated patients'. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Mar;19(3):366-7.(link)