Modeling Relative Survival/Excess Mortality using Poisson Regression (Part 1)

Miguel Angel Luque-Fernandez

Statistical methods for population-based cancer survival analysis (CIBERSP & VICA), Spain

Note: Adapted with permission from Paul Dickman and Paul Lambert short course in Trevisso, Italy

1. Calling Stata software from Jupyter Notebook

2. Getting the data

3. Describing the data and generating failure indicator

4. Setting time

5. Describing time

6. Relative survial using STRS: getting expected number of deaths

7. Relative survial using STRS: using grouped data for modeling

8. Browse and list the data

9. Modeling Excess Mortality adjusted for age, sex, stage and year