This handbook focuses on the analysis of lifetime data arising from the biological and medical sciences. It deals with semiparametric and nonparametric methods. For investigators new to this field, the book provides an overview of the topic along with examples of the methods discussed. It presents...
To Be Published July 23rd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
There is a huge amount of literature on statistical models for the prediction of survival after diagnosis of a wide range of diseases like cancer, cardiovascular disease, and chronic kidney disease. Current practice is to use prediction models based on the Cox proportional hazards model and to...
Published November 8th 2011 by CRC Press