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Re: st: Changing range in sts graph


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Changing range in sts graph
Date   Fri, 7 Dec 2007 10:56:42 +0000 (GMT)

--- Svend Juul <SJ@SOCI.AU.DK> wrote:
> In Maartens suggestion, persons surviving 20 months or more
> were excluded from the analysis, leading to a far too pessimistic
> survival estimate at 19 months. In Allen's suggestion they
> are correctly censored at 20 months.

Good point. 

Nick is still correct that once you have made the graph you should
return the variables to their original values. This is something that
is very easy to forget.

-- Maarten

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