beanz: Bayesian Analysis of Heterogeneous Treatment Effect
Version 2.1

It is vital to assess the heterogeneity of treatment effects (HTE) when making health care decisions for an individual patient or a group of patients. Nevertheless, it remains challenging to evaluate HTE based on information collected from clinical studies that are often designed and conducted to evaluate the efficacy of a treatment for the overall population. The Bayesian framework offers a principled and flexible approach to estimate and compare treatment effects across subgroups of patients defined by their characteristics. This package allows users to explore a wide range of Bayesian HTE analysis models, and produce posterior inferences about HTE.

Package details

AuthorChenguang Wang [aut, cre], Ravi Varadhan [aut], Trustees of Columbia University [cph] (tools/make_cpp.R, R/stanmodels.R)
Date of publication2017-05-07 06:06:06 UTC
MaintainerChenguang Wang <cwang68@jhmi.edu>
LicenseGPL (>= 3)
Version2.1
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("beanz")

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beanz documentation built on May 29, 2017, 2:57 p.m.