Tools for the Analysis of Epidemiological Data

Tools for the analysis of epidemiological data. Contains functions for directly and indirectly adjusting measures of disease frequency, quantifying measures of association on the basis of single or multiple strata of count data presented in a contingency table, and computing confidence intervals around incidence risk and incidence rate estimates. Miscellaneous functions for use in meta-analysis, diagnostic test interpretation, and sample size calculations.


News

    CHANGES IN epiR VERSION 0.9-97

BUG FIXES

o epi.prev
Error in formatting of confidence intervals when method = "sterne" and method = "blaker". 
[Spotted by Salome Duerr]
Fixed.

o epi.noninfb
Study power estimation when r argument for epi.noninfb was not equal 
to 1 returned incorrect results. 
[Spotted by Aline Guttmann]
Fixed.

o epi.interaction
Error returned when model = coxph. 
[Spotted by Eirik Degerud]
Fixed.

o epi.directadj
Inconsistency in documentation.
[Spotted by Jose Conde]
Fixed.

Reference manual

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install.packages("epiR")

0.9-99 by Mark Stevenson, 3 months ago


http://fvas.unimelb.edu.au/veam


Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/epiR


Authors: Mark Stevenson <[email protected]> with contributions from Telmo Nunes , Cord Heuer , Jonathon Marshall , Javier Sanchez , Ron Thornton , Jeno Reiczigel , Jim Robison-Cox , Paola Sebastiani , Peter Solymos , Kazuki Yoshida , Geoff Jones , Sarah Pirikahu , Simon Firestone , Ryan Kyle , Johann Popp and Mathew Jay.


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


Task views: Meta-Analysis, Survival Analysis


GPL (>= 2) license


Imports BiasedUrn, methods

Depends on survival

Suggests MASS


Imported by SafeQuant, pubh, spectacles.

Depended on by EpiStats, RcmdrPlugin.EBM.

Suggested by FRESA.CAD.


See at CRAN