Advertisement

Extensions of the frailty model

In this section we discuss, for multivariate survival data, a number of censoring schemes that are more complex than right censoring. A variety of inferential techniques have been proposed to analyse such complex data sets. For some of the censoring schemes frailty models have been studied. Based on examples we explain how one arrives at different censoring schemes and we give references for further reading.

Keywords

Visit Time Frailty Model Random Error Term Accelerate Failure Time Model Interval Censoring 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Personalised recommendations