kidney: Kidney Infection Data

Description Usage Format References Examples

Description

The data presented by McGilchrist and Aisbett (1991) consist of times to the first and second recurrences of infection in 38 kidney patients using a portable dialysis machine.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 76 observations on the following 9 variables.

time

Survival time: Time to infection since insertion of the catheter

censor

Censoring indicator(1 = uncensored, 0 = censored).

obs

There were 76 observations.

patient

Patient ID: There were 38 patients with two recurrences.

age

Age of each patient.

sex

Sex of each patient(1 = male, 2 = female).

dy0

GN type of disease(1 = Yes, 0 = No).

dy1

AN type of disease(1 = Yes, 0 = No).

dy2

PKD type of disease(1 = Yes, 0 = No).

References

McGilchrist and Aisbett(1991). Regression with frailty in survival analysis. Biometrics, 47, 461-466.

Examples

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