Publications

  • Bithell, J.F. and Stewart, A.M. (1975) Pre-natal irradiation and childhood malignancy: a review of British data from the Oxford survey. Brit. J. Cancer, 31, 271-287.

  • Bithell, J.F. and Coppi, R. (eds) (1981) Perspectives in Medical Statistics. Academic Press.

  • G.J. Draper, Birch, J.M., Bithell, J.F., Kinnier Wilson, L.M., Leck, I., Marsden, H.B., Morris Jones, P.H., Stiller, C.A. and Swindell, R. (1982) Childhood Cancer in Britain: incidence, survival and mortality. Studies in Medical and Population Subjects No. 37, London: HMSO.

  • Bithell, J.F. and Stiller, C.A. (1988) A new calculation of the carcinogenic risk of obstetric X-raying. Statistics in Medicine, 7, 857-864.

  • Bithell, J.F. and Stone, R.A. (1989) On statistical methods for analysing the geographical distribution of cancer cases near nuclear installations. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 43, 1, 79-85.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1990) An application of density estimation to geographical epidemiology, Statistics in Medicine, 9, 691-701.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1991) Estimation of Relative Risk Functions. Statistics in Medicine, 10, 11, 1745-51.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1993) Statistical issues arising in assessing the evidence associating obstetric irradiation and childhood malignancy. In Neue Bewertung des Strahlenrisikosis: Niedrigdosis-Strahlung und Gesundheit, Proc. Erste Internationale Konferenz der Gesellschaft fur Strahlenschutz e.V., Kiel, 1992. Munich.

  • Bithell J.F., Dutton S.J., Draper G.J. and Neary N.M. (1994) Distribution of childhood leukaemias and non-Hodgkin's lymphomas near nuclear installations in England and Wales, British Medical Journal, 309, 6953,501-505.

  • Bithell J.F., Dutton S.J., Neary N.M. and Vincent T.J. (1995) Controlling for socio-economic confounding using regression methods . Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 49, Suppl 2, S15-S19.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1995) The choice of test for detecting raised disease risk near a point source. Statistics in Medicine, 14, 21, 2309-2322, 1995.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1998) Geographical Analysis. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. New York: Wiley

  • Bithell, J.F. (1998) Leukaemia Clusters. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. New York: Wiley.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1998) Scheduling Health Service Resources. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. New York: Wiley.

  • Bithell, J.F. (1999). Disease Mapping Using the Relative Risk Function Estimated from Areal Data. In Lawson, A.B., ed. Disease Mapping and Risk Assessment for Public Health Decision Making. (To appear). Wiley, New York.

  • Geographical Variations in Childhood Leukaemia. In Elliott, P., Wakefield, J., Best, N., Briggs, D., eds. Disease and Exposure Mapping in Epidemiology. OUP.