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Smooth Age-By-Covariate Interaction in Hazard Models

Jutta Gampe, Angela Carollo, Roland Rau, Marcus Ebeling; in Collaboration with Paul HC Eilers (Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Netherlands), Hein Putter (Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands)

Traditional hazard regression assumes relatively simple effects of covariates such as proportional or additive hazards. When continuous covariates have a nonlinear influence that varies over the age range, alternative hazard models are required.  Detailed Description

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Statistics and Mathematics

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