Tutorial in Joint Modeling and Prediction: a Statistical Software for Correlated Longitudinal Outcomes, Recurrent Events and a Terminal Event

@article{Krol2017TutorialIJ,
  title={Tutorial in Joint Modeling and Prediction: a Statistical Software for Correlated Longitudinal Outcomes, Recurrent Events and a Terminal Event},
  author={Agnieszka Kr'ol and Audrey Mauguen and Yassin Mazroui and Alexandre Laurent and Stefan Michiels and Virginie Rondeau},
  journal={arXiv: Computation},
  year={2017}
}
Extensions in the field of joint modeling of correlated data and dynamic predictions improve the development of prognosis research. The R package frailtypack provides estimations of various joint models for longitudinal data and survival events. In particular, it fits models for recurrent events and a terminal event (frailtyPenal), models for two survival outcomes for clustered data (frailtyPenal), models for two types of recurrent events and a terminal event (multivPenal), models for a… 

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