preference: Fit Preference Data Collected from a Two-stage Clinical Trial

Description Usage Arguments Examples

View source: R/analyze-preference-data.r

Description

The variables in the formula should reference columns in the data parameter and should have the following characteristics.

Usage

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preference(form, data, alpha = 0.05)

Arguments

form

a formula of the form outcome ~ treatment:arm {| strata}.

data

a data.frame containing variables specified in the formula. It should be noted that the arm values must be either "choice" or "random".

alpha

(optional numeric) Level of significance (default 0.05)

Examples

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# Unstratified

outcome <- c(10, 8, 6, 10, 5, 8, 7, 6, 10, 12, 11, 6, 8, 10, 5, 7, 9, 
             12, 6, 8, 9, 10, 7, 8, 11)
arm <- c(rep("choice", 13), rep("random", 12))
treatment <- c(rep(1, 5), rep(2, 8), rep(1, 6), rep(2, 6))
d <- data.frame(outcome=outcome, treatment=treatment, arm=arm)
preference(outcome ~ treatment:arm, d)

# Stratified
random <- c(rep(FALSE, 13), rep(TRUE, 12))
treatment <- c(rep(1, 5), rep(2, 8), rep(1, 6), rep(2, 6))
strata <- c(1,1,2,2,2,1,1,1,1,2,2,2,2,1,1,1,2,2,2,1,1,1,2,2,2)
d <- data.frame(outcome=outcome, treatment=treatment, arm=arm, 
                strata=strata)
preference(outcome ~ treatment:arm|strata, d, alpha=0.1)

preference documentation built on Nov. 30, 2018, 4:22 p.m.