# Relative Survival

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2012

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2012

- Biometrics
- 2012

Estimation of relative survival has become the first and the most basic step when reporting cancer survival statistics. Standardâ€¦Â (More)

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2010

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2010

- International journal of epidemiology
- 2010

BACKGROUND
Two main methods of quantifying cancer patient survival are generally used: cancer-specific survival and relativeâ€¦Â (More)

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2007

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2007

- Statistics in medicine
- 2007

Relative survival is frequently used in population-based studies as a method for estimating disease-related mortality without theâ€¦Â (More)

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2006

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2006

- Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine
- 2006

Relative survival techniques are used to compare the survival experience in a study cohort with the one expected should theyâ€¦Â (More)

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2004

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2004

- Statistics in medicine
- 2004

Four approaches to estimating a regression model for relative survival using the method of maximum likelihood are described andâ€¦Â (More)

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2000

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2000

- Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- 2000

OBJECTIVES
We sought to evaluate the effects of a number of factors that can potentially determine the optimal time for aorticâ€¦Â (More)

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1990

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1990

- Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- 1990

The calculation and comparison of relative survival rates after interventional studies is a method that permits correction forâ€¦Â (More)

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1986

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1986

- The New England journal of medicine
- 1986

We analyzed the relation between age at diagnosis and relative survival (ratio of observed to expected survival) in 57,068 womenâ€¦Â (More)

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1985

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1985

- Computer programs in biomedicine
- 1985

A computer program package has been constructed for use in patient survival analyses for chronic diseases based on aggregatedâ€¦Â (More)

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1982

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1982

- Biometrics
- 1982

Survival from cancer over a certain time period is often measured by the 'relative survival rate'. This is the ratio of theâ€¦Â (More)

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