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C-index family... #53

mayrandy opened this Issue Sep 20, 2016 · 1 comment


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mayrandy commented Sep 20, 2016

We should include the C-index family to fit the concordance index for survival data in mboost:

Mayr, A., Hofner, B. and Schmid, M. (2016): Boosting the discriminatory power of sparse survival models via optimization of the concordance index and stability selection. BMC Bioinformatics. 17:288. DOI 10.1186/s12859-016-1149-8

Mayr, A. and Schmid, M. (2014): Boosting the concordance index for survival data - a unified framework to derive and evaluate biomarker combinations. PLoS ONE 9(1): e84483. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084483.

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hofnerb commented Sep 20, 2016

yeah, of course we should. please feel free to go ahead.

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