Expected survival in the Cox model.
The survival in a group of patients is calculated using a Kaplan-Meier curve and the hypothesis that the survival can be predicted by a specified Cox hazard is studied. This Cox hazard is obtained from a previous study of similar patients. A simple test of the hypothesis is constructed by comparing a suitable average of the individual predicted survival curves with the observed survival. Three averaging procedures are presented; "direct adjusted survival curve", "Bonsel's surviv...Expand abstract
- Scandinavian Journal of Statistics
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