Epi: A Package for Statistical Analysis in Epidemiology

Functions for demographic and epidemiological analysis in the Lexis diagram, i.e. register and cohort follow-up data, in particular representation, manipulation and simulation of multi state data - the Lexis suite of functions, which includes interfaces to 'mstate', 'etm' and 'cmprsk' packages. Also contains functions for Age-Period-Cohort and Lee-Carter modeling and a function for interval censored data and some useful functions for tabulation and plotting, as well as a number of epidemiological data sets.

Version: 2.12
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0), utils
Imports: cmprsk, etm, splines, MASS, survival, plyr, Matrix, numDeriv, data.table
Suggests: mstate, nlme, lme4
Published: 2017-04-16
Author: Bendix Carstensen [aut, cre], Martyn Plummer [aut], Esa Laara [ctb], Michael Hills [ctb]
Maintainer: Bendix Carstensen <b at bxc.dk>
License: GPL-2
URL: http://BendixCarstensen.com/Epi/
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: Epi citation info
In views: Survival
CRAN checks: Epi results


Reference manual: Epi.pdf
Vignettes: Follow-up data with the Epi package
Simulation of multistate models with multiple timescales: simLexis
Years of life lost: simLexis
Package source: Epi_2.12.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: Epi_2.12.zip, r-release: Epi_2.12.zip, r-oldrel: Epi_2.12.zip
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: Epi_2.12.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: Epi_2.10.tgz
Old sources: Epi archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bshazard, flexrsurv, minPtest, parcor
Reverse imports: Biograph, Greg, mafs, popEpi
Reverse suggests: metafor, pander


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