Nonparametric estimation of the hazard function from censored data
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Statementby Martin Abba Tanner.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 82/972 (Q)
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 97 leaves
Number of Pages97
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Open LibraryOL3129724M
LC Control Number82242772

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