In brief

Jonas Ranstam is an independent consultant in medical statistics and provides services to investigators at universities, hospitals, governmental agencies, research organisations, and private companies. He has been described as the World’s Most Prolific Peer Reviewer in Slate, STAT, The Scientist, and Scholastica, and he is Acquisition International’s Statistical Consultant of the Year 2016. He is affiliated with Lund University, Sweden, and is deputy editor of Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, statistical editor of the British Journal of Surgery, statistics consultant of Acta Orthopaedica, and a statistical reviewer for a large number of international scientific medical journals. Jonas Ranstam 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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