[R] Contrasts in coxph

Göran Broström gor@n@bro@trom @end|ng |rom umu@@e
Tue Apr 6 16:47:27 CEST 2021

Dear John,

I googled "contrasts Cox regression" and found


where Frank Harrell reports how to do what you want with his rms 
package. At least I think so, haven't tried it myself.

Best, Göran

On 2021-04-06 05:28, Sorkin, John wrote:
> I would like to define contrasts on the output of a coxph function.
> It appears that the contrast function from the contrast library does
> not have a method defined that will allow computation of contrasts on
> a coxph object.
> How does one define and evaluate contrasts for a cox model?
> Thank you, John
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