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Current position:
Senior Biostatistical Advisor, Odense University Hospital, Department of Nuclear Medicine

Scientific focus area:
Design, analysis, and reporting of diagnostic and prognostic trials in molecular imaging

Selected recent publications
(For a comprehensive list, see http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=gerke+o):

** Al-Zaghal A et al. Assessment of Physiological Intracranial Calcification in Healthy Adults Using (18)F-NaF PET/CT. J Nucl Med. 2018 Jul 12. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.118.213678. [Epub ahead of print]

** Rohde M et al. Up-front PET/CT changes treatment intent in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2018;45(4):613-21.

** Gerke O et al. Group-sequential analysis may allow for early trial termination: illustration by an intra-observer repeatability study. EJNMMI Res. 2017;7:79. [http://rdcu.be/wd5R]

** Gerke O et al. How to assess intra- and inter-observer agreement with quantitative PET using variance component analysis: a proposal for standardization. BMC Med Imaging. 2016;16:54. [http://rdcu.be/nhN5]

** Burglin SA et al. 18F-FDG PET/CT for detection of the primary tumor in adults with extracervical metastases from cancer of unknown primary: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96(16):e6713. [https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5406105/]

** Gerke O et al. Analyzing paired diagnostic studies by estimating the expected benefit. Biom J. 2015 May;57(3):395-409.

Co-advisor of ongoing PhD projects: 5
Co-advisor of completed PhD projects: 15
Main supervision of completed master theses: 6
Teaching: BSc and MSc level

Odense, 15 Nov 2018

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Research Output 2007 2019

A novel alignment procedure to assess calcified coronary plaques in histopathology, post-mortem computed tomography angiography and optical coherence tomography

Precht, H., Broersen, A., Kitslaar, P. H., Dijkstra, J., Gerke, O., Thygesen, J., Egstrup, K., Leth, P. M., Hardt-Madsen, M., Nielsen, B., Falk, E. & Lambrechtsen, J., Mar 2019, In : Cardiovascular Pathology. 39, p. 25-29

Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

Optical Coherence Tomography
Computed Tomography Angiography

Diagnostic manifestations of total hemispheric glucose metabolism ratio in neuronal network diaschisis: diagnostic implications in Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment

Antonsen Segtnan, E., Majdi, A., Constantinescu, C. M., Grupe, P., Gerke, O., Dali, H. T. Í., Strøm, O. E., Holm, J., Alavi, A., Sadigh-Eteghad, S., Wermuth, L., Hildebrandt, M., Gjedde, A. & Høilund-Carlsen, P. F., 12 Jan 2019, In : European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. 1619-7089, 10.1007/s00259-018-4248-0

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Coronary Angiography
Computed Tomography Angiography
Coronary Artery Disease
Confidence Intervals

Agreeing on agreement analysis before conduct: five questions you should ask yourself and discuss with your statistician

Gerke, O., Möller, S., Debrabant, B. & Halekoh, U., 2 Jul 2018, In : Diagnostic and Prognostic Research. 2, Suppl. 1, p. 9-10 P23.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

Agreeing on agreement analysis before conduct: Five questions you should ask yourself and discuss with your statistician

Gerke, O., Möller, S., Debrabant, B. & Halekoh, U., Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalPosterResearchpeer-review

Activities 2006 2018

  • 16 Talks and presentations in private or public companies
  • 5 Conference organisation or participation
  • 5 Organisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars
  • 2 Membership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Methods for Evaluation of medical prediction Models, Tests And Biomarkers

Oke Gerke (Participant)
2 Jul 20183 Jul 2018

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Biometrical Colloquium

Oke Gerke (Participant)
25 Mar 201828 Apr 2018

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Publiceringsstrategier i et forsker perspektiv

Oke Gerke (Guest lecturer)
30 Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Adaptive sample size planning in repeatability studies on quantitative measurements

Oke Gerke (Lecturer)
24 Jan 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Group-sequential designs for diagnostic accuracy studies

Oke Gerke (Guest lecturer)
7 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies