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Additive Hazard Models

  1. Dale L. Preston

Published Online: 15 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470011815.b2a11004

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

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Preston, D. L. 2005. Additive Hazard Models. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 1.

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  1. Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2005


A review of additive hazard models is given with special emphasis on parametric models and applications to studies of radiation effects. Some hybrid models including both additive and multiplicative hazards are discussed. Inference using Poisson regression is studied.


  • additive hazard;
  • Poisson regression;
  • standard mortality;
  • survival analysis