chapter  19
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On a Bayesian Multivariate Survival Model with a Skewed Frailty

WithSujit K. Sahu, Dipak K. Dey

Multivariate survival data arise when each study subject may experience multiple events or when study subjects are clustered into groups. Examples of such data include the recurrence times of a certain disease and the survival times of members of a family or litter.