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Title: stgenreg: A Stata Package for General Parametric Survival Analysis
Authors: Crowther, Michael J.
Lambert, P. C.
First Published: 1-May-2013
Publisher: University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: Journal of Statistical Software, 2013, 53 (12), pp. 1-17 (17)
Abstract: In this paper we present the Stata package stgenreg for the parametric analysis of survival data. Any user-defined hazard function can be specified, with the model estimated using maximum likelihood utilising numerical quadrature. Models that can be fitted range from the Weibull proportional hazards model to the generalized gamma model, mixture models, cure rate models, accelerated failure time models and relative survival models. We illustrate the features of stgenreg through application to a cohort of women diagnosed with breast cancer with outcome all-cause death.
DOI Link: 10.18637/jss.v053.i12
ISSN: 1548-7660
Links: http://www.jstatsoft.org/v53/i12
http://hdl.handle.net/2381/33059
Version: Publisher Version
Status: Peer-reviewed
Type: Journal Article
Rights: Copyright © the authors, 2013. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ ), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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