Technical reports and preprints:

  • Kümpel, H., Hoffmann, S., (2022). A formal framework for generalized reporting methods in parametric settings. arXiv preprint arXiv:2211.02621
  • Rehms, R., Ellenbach, N., Rehfuess, E., Burns, J., Mansmann, U., Hoffmann, S., (2022). A Bayesian hierarchical approach to account for reporting uncertainty, variants of concern and vaccination coverage when estimating the effects of non-pharmaceutical interventions on the spread of infectious diseases. medRxiv 
  • Boulesteix, A.L., Hoffmann, S., (2022) To adjust or not to adjust: It is not the tests you perform that count, but how you report them. MetaArXiv Preprint 10.31222/osf.io/j986q
  • Nießl, C., Hoffmann, S., Ullmann, T., Boulesteix, A.L. (2022). Explaining the optimistic performance evaluation of newly proposed methods: a cross-design validation experiment. arXiv preprint arXiv:2209.01885.
  • Hoffmann, S., A Bayesian hierarchical approach to account for measurement error in the protracted low-dose exposure to ionizing radiation in the estimation of the risk of radiation-induced cancers. Application to a cohort of uranium miners. PhD thesis.
Refereed articles:
  • Klau, S., Schönbrodt, F., Patel, C., Ioannidis, J., Boulesteix, A. L., Hoffmann, S., (2023). Comparing the vibration of effects due to model, data pre-processing and sampling uncertainty on a large data set in personality psychology. Metapsychology. (Accepted)
  • Hoffmann, S., F. Schönbrodt, R. Elsas, R. Wilson, U. Strasser, Boulesteix, A. L. (2021). The multiplicity of analysis strategies jeopardizes replicability: lessons learned across disciplines. Royal Society Open Science 8 201925
  • Seibold, H. Boulesteix, A. L., Charleton, A., Hoffmann, S. (2021). Statisticians roll up your sleeves! There's a crisis to be solved. Significance 
  • Polus, S., Burns, J., Hoffmann, S., Mathes, T., Mansmann, U., Been, J. V., Lack, N., Koller, D., Maier, W., Rehfuess E. A. (2021). Interrupted time series study found mixed effects of the impact of the Bavarian smoke-free legislation on pregnancy outcomes. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1-12.
  • Burns, J., Movsisyan, A., Stratil, J. M., Coenen, M., Emmert-Fees, K. M. F., Geffert, K., Hoffmann, S., Horstick, O., Klinger, C., Kratzer, S., Laxy, M., Litwin, T., Norris, S., Pfadenhauer, L. M., von Philipsborn, P., Sell, K., Stadelmaier, J., Verboom, B., Voss, S., Wabnitz, K., Rehfuess, E. A. (2021). International travel-related control measures to contain the COVID-19 pandemic: a rapid review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2021.
  • Czermak, T., Hagl, C., Samson-Himmelstjerna, P.N., Sadoni. S., Heyn, O., Hartrampf, B., Lemmermöhle, E., Klier, I., Rehms, R., Hoffmann, S., Estner, H.L., Massberg, S., Fichtner, S., Lackermair, K. (2021). Survival after left ventricular assist device implantation correlates with a novel device-based measure of heart rate variability: the heart rate score. Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, 1-7.
  • Burns, J., Hoffmann, S., Kurz, C., Laxy, M., Polus, S., Rehfuess, E. (2021). COVID-19 mitigation measures and nitrogen dioxide–A quasi-experimental study of air quality in Munich, Germany. Atmospheric Environment, 246, 118089.
  • Klau, S. *, Hoffmann, S.,*, Patel, C., Ioannidis, J., Boulesteix, A. L. (2021). Examining the robustness of observational associations to model, measurement and sampling uncertainty with the vibration of effects framework. International Journal of Epidemiology, 50(1). *Both authors contributed equally to this work.
  • Burns, J., Movsisyan, A., Stratil, J. M., Coenen, M., Emmert-Fees, K. M. F., Geffert, K., Hoffmann, S., Horstick, O., Laxy, M., Pfadenhauer, L. M., von Philipsborn, P., Sell, K., Voss, S., Rehfuess, E. A. (2020). Travel-related control measures to contain the COVID-19 pandemic: a rapid review. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 9.
  • Boulesteix, A. L., Hoffmann, S., Charleton, A., Seibold, H. (2020). A replication crisis in methodological research? Significance 17(5), 18-21.
  • Hoffmann, S., Crispin, A., Lindoerfer, D., Sroczynski, G., Siebert, U., Mansmann, U., & FARKOR Consortium  (2020) Evaluating the effects of a risk-adapted screening program for familial colorectal cancer in individuals between 25 and 50 years of age: study protocol for the prospective population-based intervention study FARKOR. BMC gastroenterology 20: 1-9.
  • Boulesteix, A. L., Wright, M. N., Hoffmann, S., & König, I. R. (2020). Statistical learning approaches in the genetic epidemiology of complex diseases. Human genetics, 139, 73-84.
  • Klau, S., Martin‐Magniette, M. L., Boulesteix, A. L.*, & Hoffmann, S.* (2020). Sampling uncertainty versus method uncertainty: A general framework with applications to omics biomarker selection. Biometrical Journal, 62, 670-687. *Both authors contributed equally to this work.
  • Durand, T., Berzero G., Bompaire F., Hoffmann, S., Léger, I., Jego, V., Baruteau, M., Delgadillo, D., Taillia, H., Psimaras, D., & Ricard D. (2018). Episodic Memory Impairments in Primary Brain Tumor Patients. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 33 (8), 949–955.
  • Hoffmann, S., Guihenneuc, C., & Ancelet, S. (2018). A cautionary comment on the generation of Berkson error in epidemiological studies. Radiation and Environmental Biophysics, 57(2), 189-193.
  • Hoffmann, S., Laurier, D., Rage, E., Guihenneuc, C., & Ancelet, S. (2018). Shared and unshared exposure measurement error in occupational cohort studies and their effects on statistical inference in proportional hazards models. PloS One, 13(2), e0190792.
  • Samson, E., Leuraud, K., Rage, E., Caer-Lorho, S., Ancelet, S., Cléro, E., Bouet, S., Hoffmann, S., Fournier, L., Belloni, M., Jovanovic, I., Bah, T., Davesne, E., Blanchardon, E., Challeton-de Vathaire, C., Laurier, D., Laurent, O. (2018) Bilan de la surveillance épidémiologique des travailleurs du cycle électronucléaire en France. Radioprotection, 53(3), 175-184.
  • Hoffmann, S., Rage, E., Laurier, D., Laroche, P., Guihenneuc, C., & Ancelet, S. (2017). Accounting for Berkson and classical measurement error in radon exposure using a Bayesian structural approach in the analysis of lung cancer mortality in the French cohort of uranium miners. Radiation Research, 187(2), 196-209.
  • Hoffmann, S., & Sobotzki, C. (2017). Response to'avoidance of sun exposure as a risk factor for major causes of death: a competing risk analysis of the Melanoma in Southern Sweden cohort'. Journal of internal medicine, 281(6), 622.