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Re: st: RE: Decrease range of y axis


From   sjsamuels@gmail.com
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: Decrease range of y axis
Date   Mon, 31 Aug 2009 11:27:01 -0500

--
The only solution that I've found to this problem is to generate the
the failure curve (1 - the survival curve), using -sts gen- and then
to use -twoway- with an -if- clause  to limit the range and  a
"connect" option to connect the points.
-Steve

On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 7:37 AM, Philip Ryan<philip.ryan@adelaide.edu.au> wrote:
> sts graph...., .... ylabel(0(.1).5, ang(hor) nogrid).....
>
> Phil
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Fiona Bruinsma
> Sent: Monday, 31 August 2009 10:00 PM
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: st: Decrease range of y axis
>
> Hi,
>
> I am creating a graph of a kaplan-meier curve.  The y axis (cumulative
> probability) ranges from 0.0 to 1.0 however all my values are less than 0.5
> making the data difficult to see.  I would like to decrease the range of the
> y axis from 0.0-1.0 to 0.0-0.50.  I have tried yscale but notice in the
> manual that this can only be used to increase the scale.  I have not been
> able to find any reference to decreasing the range.
>
> The syntax I have been using is as follows:
>  sts graph, by(tx_cen) failure noorigin ytitle("Cumulative probability of
> delivery") /*
>  */ xtitle("Gestation (weeks)") ylabel(,angle(horizontal) nogrid) /*
>  */ title(" ") /*
>  */ legend(position(3) ring(0)) legend(col(1)) clpattern("l" "_")
> legend(region(""))/*
>  */legend(region(lstyle(none))) graphregion(fcolor(white))
>
> Regards,
>
> Fiona Bruinsma
>
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