A NEW NONPARAMETRIC ESTIMATOR TO GET OVERALL UTILITY FOR LONGITUDINAL DATA


Yuksel S., Alkan A. , Demir P.

JP JOURNAL OF BIOSTATISTICS, vol.16, no.1, pp.57-70, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.17654/bs016010057
  • Title of Journal : JP JOURNAL OF BIOSTATISTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.57-70

Abstract

Purpose: To propose a new method for calculating the overall utility for longitudinal data, which takes into consideration the changes in utility over time and meantime adjusts overall utility considering distinction between improved and non-improved patients.