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 multistate 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.

Maintainer: Bendix Carstensen <b at bxc.dk>

Author(s): Bendix Carstensen*, Martyn Plummer*, Esa Laara*, Michael Hills*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("Epi")

Depends R (>= 3.0.0), utils
Imports cmprsk, etm, splines, MASS, survival, plyr, Matrix, numDeriv, data.table, zoo
Suggests mstate, nlme, lme4
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bshazard, flexrsurv, minPtest, parcor
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Biograph, Greg, mafs, popEpi
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metafor, pander
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Package Epi
Materials
URL http://BendixCarstensen.com/Epi/
Task Views Survival
Version 2.19
Published 2017-08-09
License GPL-2
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NeedsCompilation yes
Citation
CRAN checks Epi check results
Package source Epi_2.19.tar.gz