Statistical Methods for Survival Data Analysis

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Wiley, Apr 17, 2003 - Mathematics - 513 pages
Third Edition brings the text up to date with new material and updated references.
  • New content includes an introduction to left and interval censored data; the log-logistic distribution; estimation procedures for left and interval censored data; parametric methods iwth covariates; Cox's proportional hazards model (including stratification and time-dependent covariates); and multiple responses to the logistic regression model.
  • Coverage of graphical methods has been deleted.
  • Large data sets are provided on an FTP site for readers' convenience.
  • Bibliographic remarks conclude each chapter.

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Contents

Functions of Survival Time
8
Examples of Survival Data Analysis
19
Nonparametric Methods of Estimating Survival Functions
64
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About the author (2003)

ELISA T. LEE, PhD, is George Lynn Cross Research Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Director of the Center for American Indian Health Research at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She received a master?s degree from the University of California at Berkeley and her doctorate from New York University. The author of the previous editions of Statistical Methods for Survival Data Analysis, Professor Lee is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and member of the Society for Epidemiological Research and the American Diabetes Association.

JOHN WENYU WANG, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He received a master?s degree from the Academy of Sciences of China and his doctorate from the University of Maryland.

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