PubHlth 640
Intermediate Biostatistics
Biostatistics and Epidemiology
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8. Repeated Measures Analysis
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(1) PubHlth 640 - 2015
Lecture Notes - 2015 6. Introduction to Survival Analysis (pdf, 51 pp)
Text: Rosner B. Fundamentals of Biostatistics, Seventh Edition. Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning. 2011
Chapter 14.8-14.11 Survival Analysis pp 758-783.
(Source: John Mc Gready, Johns Hopkins SPH) Statistical Reasoning I Lecture 7 - The Case for Survival Analysis (pdf, 109 slides)
(Source: UCLA Institute for Digital Research and Education - IDRE) Survival Analysis with Stata (html)
Homework Exercises due AMHERST CLASS Wednesday April 15, 2015 and WORCESTER CLASS Monday April 20, 2015
Questions (pdf, 2 pp) Stata Data Set, in version 12, if you really need it (hw_survivalV12.dta)
SOLUTIONS to homework Stata Users (pdf, 9 pp) R Users (pdf, 4 pp)




(2) Additional Readings and Videos

(Source: University of Washington Biostat 515 Lecture 15) Introduction to Survival Analysis (html)
(Source: University of Washington Biostat 515 Lecture 16)
Regression with Time to Event (html)
(Source: University of Washington Biostat 515 Lecture 17)
Cox PH Models (html)

(Source: John McGready Johns Hopkins University) When Time is of Interest: The Case for Survival Analysis (html)

(Source: Richard Lowry, Vassar Stats) Kaplan Meier Probabilities (html)

 


 

(3) Stata Users


(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services) Introduction to Survival Analysis with STATA - Background (html)
(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services Statistical Consulting) Survival Analysis with Stata (html)
(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services Statistical Consulting) Stata and R Examples from Text by Hosmer, Lemeshow & May (html)
(Source: Harvard University) A very nice chart summarizing the Stata commands for a survival analysis (pdf, 2 pp)


(4) R Users
(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services Statistical Consulting) R and Stata Examples from Text by Hosmer, Lemeshow & May (html)


 

(5) Other (Applets, Calculators, etc.)
(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services) Survival Analysis with SAS (html)



 

 


 

 

 

 

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