The cox proportional hazards model with a continuous latent variable measured by multiple binary indicators.

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This article is motivated by the Women's Health and Aging Study, where information about physical functioning was recorded along with death information in a group of elderly women. The focus is on determining whether having difficulties in daily living tasks is accompanied by a higher mortality rate. To this end, a two-parameter logistic regression model is… (More)

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@article{Larsen2005TheCP, title={The cox proportional hazards model with a continuous latent variable measured by multiple binary indicators.}, author={Klaus Richter Larsen}, journal={Biometrics}, year={2005}, volume={61 4}, pages={1049-55} }