After installing the required R and LaTeX packages you can compile the document in the R console using library("knitr"); knit2pdf("Tutorial_ParamSurvModels.Rnw")

What is this repository for?

  • A tutorial on how to calculate (average) hazard ratios for parametric survival models based on the R/flexsurv package.
  • Latest version


This program (Program is used here in the sense of literate
programming, which combines natural language and computer language
in an integrated program or document, respectively.) is free
software. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms
of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
without any warranty, without even the implied warranty of
merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. See the GNU
General PublicLicense for more details. You can retrieve a copy of the
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Who do I talk to?

  • Author: Wilmar Igl