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Published: 18 February 2010

176 Pages | 10 line-cuts


ISBN: 9780195337518

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Survival Analysis

Shenyang Guo

Pocket Guide to Social Work Research Methods

  • Conferences: SSWR, CSWE, BPD
  • Reviews the development and history of survival analysis
  • Describes three types of SA models: discrete-time models, Cox proportional hazards model, and the parametric models
  • Contains examples representing common challenges found in social work research
  • Illustrates the complex partial likelihood estimator by using an intuitive spreadsheet
  • Highlights the recent advances in survival analysis that address autocorrelated survival data to facilitate a multilevel survival analysis

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