An informal introduction to hazard-based analyses

  • Jan Beyersmann
  • Martin Schumacher
  • Arthur Allignol
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Part of the Use R! book series (USE R)

Abstract

This chapter explains in a non-technical manner why methods for analysing standard survival data — one endpoint, observation of which is subject to right-censoring — transfer to more complex models, namely competing risks and multistate models, this book’s topic.

Keywords

Eter Nism Estima 

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Beyersmann
    • 1
    • 2
  • Martin Schumacher
    • 1
    • 2
  • Arthur Allignol
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics University Medical Center Freiburg Freiburg Center for Data Analysis and Modelling University of FreiburgFreiburgGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics University Medical Center FreiburgFreiburgGermany

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