The InferenceSMR package provides functions to make inference about the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) when evaluating the effect of a screening program. The package is based on methods described in Sasieni (2003) and Talbot et al. (2011).
|Author||Denis Talbot, Thierry Duchesne, Jacques Brisson, Nathalie Vandal|
|Date of publication||2013-05-23 17:41:26|
|Maintainer||Denis Talbot <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|License||GPL (>= 2)|
contrib: Weights calculation
covariance: Covariance between two survival probability estimates.
est.expDeath: Estimation of the expected number of deaths.
function1: Internal function for function 'var.expDeath'
h: h function as defined by Lin et al. (1994).
incidences: Incidences calculations.
inference.SMR: Inference about the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) when...
InferenceSMR-package: Inference about the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) when...
req.objects: Required objects to run some examples
screening: A population of size 10,000 for a screening program
var.expDeath: Variance estimation of the expected number of deaths