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The InferenceSMR package provides functions to make inference about the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) when evaltuating the effect of a screening program on survival. The package is based on methods described in Sasieni (2003) and Talbot et al. (2011).

Package: | InferenceSMR |

Type: | Package |

Version: | 1.0 |

Date: | 2013-05-22 |

License: | GPL (>=) 2 |

Denis Talbot, Thierry Duchesne, Jacques Brisson, Nathalie Vandal

Maintainer: Denis Talbot <[email protected]>

Sasieni P. (2003) *On the expected number of cancer deaths during follow-up of an initially cancer-free cohort*.
Epidemiology, 14, 108-110.

Talbot, D., Duchesne, T., Brisson, J., Vandal, N. (2011) *Variance estimation and confidence intervals for the standardized mortality ratio with application to the assessment of a cancer screening program*, Statistics in Medicine, 30, 3024-3037.

`est.expDeath`

, `var.expDeath`

, `inference.SMR`

, `incidences`

, `contrib`

, `screening`

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