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Competing risks analyses: objectives and approaches.

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Studies in cardiology often record the time to multiple disease events such as death, myocardial infarction, or hospitalization. Competing risks methods allow for the analysis of the time to the first observed event and the type of the first event. They are also relevant if the time to a specific event is of primary interest but competing events may preclude its occurrence or greatly alter the chances to observe it. We give a non-technical overview of competing risks concepts for descriptive ...

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10.1093/eurheartj/ehu131

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
European heart journal
Volume:
35
Issue:
42
Pages:
2936-2941
Publication date:
2014-11-05
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EISSN:
1522-9645
ISSN:
0195-668X
URN:
uuid:205e8f99-ce68-4e83-ac47-ed60182a5271
Source identifiers:
462286
Local pid:
pubs:462286

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