[R] Survreg with gamma distribution

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at myway.com
Sun Oct 17 19:05:03 CEST 2004

Kuan-Ta Chen <kuan <at> ilife.cx> writes:

: I find survreg {survival} has provided many distributions such as weibull,
: lognormal, etc. But I wonder why it doesn't have the support for gamma
: distribution since it should be a good distr. in lifetime analysis. Can
: anybody figure out the reason?

I have not tried it myself but you might want to check out:


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