Chapter 4. Censored Data Histograms

  1. Aparna V. Huzurbazar

Published Online: 17 NOV 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0471686565.ch4

Flowgraph Models for Multistate Time-to-Event Data

Flowgraph Models for Multistate Time-to-Event Data

How to Cite

Huzurbazar, A. V. (2004) Censored Data Histograms, in Flowgraph Models for Multistate Time-to-Event Data, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471686565.ch4

Author Information

  1. University of New Mexico, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 NOV 2004
  2. Published Print: 5 NOV 2004

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Walter A. Shewhart and
  2. Samuel S. Wilks

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471265146

Online ISBN: 9780471686569

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Keywords:

  • histograms;
  • right censoring;
  • Kaplan–Meier estimator

Summary

Chapter 4 presents histograms for censored data. Background is presented on survivor, reliability, hazard, cumulative hazard functions; Kaplan-Meier product limit estimator; histogram for censored data, and choosing a parametric model. Examples include: HIV infected blood transfusion, Weibull, and hydraulic pump system.