Methodology
Introduction to Competing Risk Model In the Epidemiological Research

Abbas Alipour; Abolghasem Shokri; Fatemeh Yasari; Soheila Khodakarim

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 98-102

http://dx.doi.org/https://doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2018.21

Abstract
  Background and aims: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a public health challenge worldwide, with adverse consequences of kidney failure, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and premature death. Chronic kidney disease leads to the end stage of renal disease (ESRD), if late/not diagnosed. Competing risk modeling ...  Read More

HIV/AIDS
Determinant factors of survival time in a cohort study on HIV patient using by time-varying cox model: Fars province, south of Iran

Abbas Rezaianzadeh; Hedayat Abbastabar; Abdolreza Rajaeefard; Haleh Hgaem; Maliheh Abdollahi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 145-155

Abstract
  Background and aims: The pandemic of AIDS is a global emergency and one of the biggest challenges in social and individual life. This study aimed to evaluate the survival time of HIV patients and its effective factors.Methods: This historical cohort study was conducted on the individuals infected with ...  Read More