R Competing Risks Example: Scrucca cuminc example

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This example shows how to use the cmprsk package and a function developed by Scrucca et al to calculate competing risks. This example is based on: Scrucca L., Santucci A., Aversa F. (2007) "Competing risks analysis using R: an easy guide for clinicians." Bone Marrow Transplantation, 40, 381--387. The data set is the one used in Pintilie M. Competing risks: A practical perspective. John Wiley and Sons, New York 2007., and is provided with the permission of Professors Pintilie and Gospodarowicz of the University of Toronto.

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