# A Function to Generate Appropriate Functions to Be Used to Fit a Censored Response variable in GAMLSS

### Description

The `gen.cens()`

function allows the user to generate a
`d`

, `p`

, (dummy) `q`

and fitting `gamlss`

functions for
censor and interval response variables. The function can take any `gamlss.family`

distribution.

### Usage

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### Arguments

`family` |
a |

`name` |
the characters you want to add to the name of new functions, by default is the first letter of |

`type` |
whether |

`...` |
for extra arguments |

### Value

Returns the `d`

, `p`

, (dummy) `q`

and the fitting used in the fitting gamlss algorithm (The one
used in the fitting gamlss algorithm) of a `gamlss.family`

distribution.

### Author(s)

Mikis Stasinopoulos d.stasinopoulos@londonmet.ac.uk and Bob Rigby r.rigby@londonmet.ac.uk

### References

Rigby, R. A. and Stasinopoulos D. M. (2005). Generalized additive models for location, scale and shape,(with discussion),
*Appl. Statist.*, **54**, part 3, pp 507-554.

Stasinopoulos D. M., Rigby R.A. and Akantziliotou C. (2006) Instructions on how to use the GAMLSS package in R. Accompanying documentation in the current GAMLSS help files, (see also http://www.gamlss.org/).

Stasinopoulos D. M. Rigby R.A. (2007) Generalized additive models for location scale and shape (GAMLSS) in R.
*Journal of Statistical Software*, Vol. **23**, Issue 7, Dec 2007, http://www.jstatsoft.org/v23/i07.

### See Also

`cens.d`

, `cens.p`

, `cens`

### Examples

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