G. C. Bhimani , Prashant R. Makwana (Saurashtra University, India)
Estimation and Comparison of Survival Rate of Patients with Thalassaemia (Major) under Different Treatment
The Life Table estimates of survival rate is obtained for the patients of T halassaemia - Major, residents of Saurashtra and Kutch region. The Standard Error of the estimates is obtained with Greenwood, Peto and direct method. Further the Confidence Bands are obtained with the Asymptotic Kolmogrov and Hall-Wellner method. Also the comparison of two drugs for Iron chillation is done using the Product Limit Estimation procedure of Kaplan and Meier. On the Basis of these estimates comparison of survival curves is done with several Non Parametric Tests.