Re: [R] Maximum likelihood estimation in R with censored Data

From: Thomas Lumley <tlumley_at_u.washington.edu>
Date: Sun, 15 Jun 2008 08:46:23 -0700 (PDT)

Try survreg(), in the survival package.

      -thomas

On Fri, 13 Jun 2008, Bluder Olivia wrote:

> Hello,
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> I'm trying to calculate the Maximum likelihood estimators for a dataset
> which contains censored data.
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> I started by using the function "nlm", but isn't there a separate method
> for doing this for e.g. the "weibull" and the "log-normal" distribution?
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> Thanks,
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> Olivia
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Thomas Lumley			Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics
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