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Project

Estimating Smooth Rates from Interval-Censored Data

Jutta Gampe; in Collaboration with Hein Putter (Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands), Paul Eilers (Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands)

Flexible modeling of hazards is complicated when data are interval-censored so that neither event times nor exposures are available. We supplement an EM-type algorithm by a smoothing step to overcome these problems.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Statistics and Mathematics

Publications

Gampe, J.; Putter, H.; Eilers, P. H. C.:
In: Proceedings of the 30th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Linz, Austria, 6-10 July 2015, 181–186. Linz: Johannes Kepler University. (2015)
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