Why are Black Kids More Likely to Die After Surgery Than White Kids?

In my day job, I’m a clinical researcher and do a fair amount of statistical modeling. When I got started maybe 10 years ago, there were three variables that you had to put into any model you made. Age, sex, and race. You had to adjust for those three things. It was pretty standard. There’s an…

Writing about medicine, science, statistics, and the abuses thereof. Commentator at Medscape. Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale University.

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F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE

F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE

Writing about medicine, science, statistics, and the abuses thereof. Commentator at Medscape. Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale University.

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