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Karl Bang Christensen

Karl Bang Christensen

Associate Professor

Primary fields of research

  • Biostatistics,
  • IRT models,
  • scale validation,
  • Patient reported outcomes

Current research

  • Using latent variable models to evaluate PRO instruments
  • The theory of Rasch models
  • Evaluating exercise interventions in cancer rehabilitation
  • Using multi state models to analyze data from administrative registers of sickness absence, unemployment and disability pension

Teaching

Teaches statistics for the Master of Health Sciences and Phd-courses

Selected publications

  1. Published

    Rasch Models in Health

    Christensen, K. B., Kreiner, S. & Mesbah, M. 2013 Wiley.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook

  2. Published

    Effects of tonabersat on migraine with aura: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover study

    Hauge, A. W., Asghar, M. S., Schytz, H. W., Christensen, K., Olesen, J., Hauge, A. W., Asghar, M. S., Schytz, H. W., Christensen, K. & Olesen, J. 2009 In : Lancet Neurology. 8, 8, p. 718-23 5 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  3. Published

    Long-term consequences of postoperative cognitive dysfunction

    Steinmetz, J., Christensen, K. B., Lund, T., Lohse, N., Rasmussen, L. S. & ISPOCD Group 2009 In : Anesthesiology. 110, 3, p. 548-55 7 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  4. Published

    A 15-year prospective study of shift work and disability pension

    Tuchsen, F., Christensen, K. B., Lund, T. & Feveile, H. 2008 In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 65, 4, p. 283-285 2 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  5. Published

    Explaining the social gradient in long-term sickness absence: a prospective study of Danish employees

    Christensen, K. B., Labriola, M., Lund, T. & Kivimaki, M. 2008 In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 62, 2, p. 181-183 2 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  6. Published

    Analyzing sickness absence with statistical models for survival data

    Christensen, K. B., Andersen, P. K., Smith-Hansen, L., Nielsen, M. L. & Kristensen, T. S. 2007 In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 33, 3, p. 233-9 6 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  7. Published

    Fitting polytomous Rasch models in SAS

    Christensen, K. B. 2006 In : Journal of Applied Measurement. 7, 4, p. 407-17 10 p.

    Research output: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

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