A Bayesian nonparametric comparison of two treatments

Damien, P. and Walker, S.G. (2002) A Bayesian nonparametric comparison of two treatments. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 29 (1). pp. 51-56. ISSN 0303-6898. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

In this paper we present a Bayesian non-parametric analysis of survival time data, involving information from two types of treatment. We present an easy to compute Bayes factor comparing two model assumptions: no treatment difference and treatment difference and use this to model summaries for each of the two treatments, in particular predictive distributions.

Item Type: Article
Additional information: Article provided by Danish Society for Theoretical Statistics, Finnish Statistical Society, Norwegian Statistical Association and Swedish Statistical Association in its journal Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.
Uncontrolled keywords: beta process • censored data Bayesian bootstrap • exchangeability • partial exchangeability • survival data
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science)
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Mathematics Statistics and Actuarial Science > Statistics
Depositing User: Judith Broom
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2008 11:52
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2010 14:40
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/10564 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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