Survival Analysis

  • W. N. Venables
  • B. D. Ripley
Part of the Statistics and Computing book series (SCO)


S-PLUS contains extensive survival analysis facilities written by Terry Therneau (Mayo Foundation). There are several versions of his code in different versions of S-PLUS; the examples here were computed with survival5 which is available from and is similar to the code included in S-PLUS 2000.


Weibull Distribution Baseline Hazard Intravenous Drug User Cumulative Hazard Death Time 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. N. Venables
    • 1
  • B. D. Ripley
    • 2
  1. 1.CSIRO Marine LaboratoriesClevelandAustralia
  2. 2.University of OxfordOxfordUK

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