In brief

Jonas Ranstam, Acquisition International’s Statistical Consultant of the Year 2016 and the World’s Most Prolific Peer Reviewer as described in Slate, STAT, The Scientist, and Scholastica, is a medical statistician and gives methodological advice on clinical and epidemiological research to investigators at universities, hospitals, governmental agencies, research organisations, and private companies. Ranstam is affiliated with Lund University, Sweden, and is a deputy editor of Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, statistical editor of the British Journal of Surgery, statistics consultant of Acta Orthopaedica, and a statistical reviewer for several international scientific medical journals. He also maintains the Statistical Mistakes Blog, which focuses on systematic reviews of statistical mistakes in medical research and presents references to literature describing how to avoid such mistakes.

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