Precedence tests for right-censored data : an overview and some results

S. Chakraborti, P. Laan, van der

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    Abstract

    Precedence tests are simple yet robust nonparametric procedures useful for comparing two or more distributions. In this paper precedence type tests are considered when the data contain some right-censored observations. Generalizing the precedence statistic for uncensored data, the precedence tests for censored data are based on the Kaplan-Meier estimators of the respective distribution functions and the corresponding quantile functions. An overview of the literature is given for the two-sample as well as some multi-sample problems. Some further problems are indicated.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationEindhoven
    PublisherTechnische Universiteit Eindhoven
    Number of pages16
    Publication statusPublished - 1996

    Publication series

    NameMemorandum COSOR
    Volume9601
    ISSN (Print)0926-4493

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