ChB9-lung: Mayo Clinic Lung Cancer Data

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Survival in patients with lung cancer at Mayo Clinic. Performance scores rate how well the patient can perform usual daily activities.




inst: Institution code
time: Survival time in days
status: censoring status 1=censored, 2=dead
age: Age in years
sex: Male=1 Female=2
ph.ecog: ECOG performance score (0=good 5=dead)
ph.karno: Karnofsky performance score (bad=0-good=100) rated by physician
pat.karno: Karnofsky performance score rated by patient Calories consumed at meals
wt.loss: Weight loss in last six months


Terry Therneau

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