The influence of competing-risks setting on the choice of hypothesis test for treatment effect.

@article{Williamson2007TheIO,
  title={The influence of competing-risks setting on the choice of hypothesis test for treatment effect.},
  author={Paula R Williamson and Ruwanthi Kolamunnage-Dona and Catrin Tudur Smith},
  journal={Biostatistics},
  year={2007},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={689-94}
}
There is considerable debate regarding the choice of test for treatment difference in a randomized clinical trial in the presence of competing risks. This question arose in the study of standard and new antiepileptic drugs (SANAD) trial comparing new and standard antiepileptic drugs. This paper provides simulation results for the log-rank test comparing cause-specific hazard rates and Gray's test comparing cause-specific cumulative incidence curves. To inform the analysis of the SANAD trial… CONTINUE READING

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