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On Share Frailty Cure Model : An Application On Cervical Cancer

@inproceedings{Bilkisu2016OnSF,
  title={On Share Frailty Cure Model : An Application On Cervical Cancer},
  author={M. A. Bilkisu and Engku Muhammad Nazri},
  year={2016}
}
Survival analyses are greatly used in medical research especially frailty models which are mostly used to account for heterogeneity in time-to-event. Over the years treatment of cancer has progressed with some patients being cured from different type of cancer. Survival analysis is more focused on subjects that are less at risk of recurrences, metastasis or death after the first treatment as these set of subjects are regarded as being cured. The general assumption of standard frailty model is… 

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