expertsurv: Incorporate Expert Opinion with Parametric Survival Models

Enables users to incorporate expert opinion with parametric survival analysis using a Bayesian or frequentist approach. Expert Opinion can be provided on the survival probabilities at certain time-point(s) or for the difference in mean survival between two treatment arms.Please reference its use as Cooney, P., White, A. (2023) <doi:10.1177/0272989X221150212>.

Version: 1.3.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0), survival
Imports: abind, dplyr, flexsurv (≥ 2.0), ggplot2, loo, magrittr (≥ 2.0), methods, Rcpp (≥ 0.12.0), RcppParallel (≥ 5.0.1), Rdpack, rlang, rms, rstan (≥ 2.26.0), rstantools (≥ 2.2.0), scales, SHELF, stats, stringr, tibble, tidyselect, utils
LinkingTo: BH (≥ 1.66.0), Rcpp (≥ 0.12.0), RcppEigen (≥, RcppParallel (≥ 5.0.1), rstan (≥ 2.26.0), StanHeaders (≥ 2.26.0)
Suggests: rmarkdown, bookdown, knitr, rjags, R2jags, xlsx, shiny, shinyWidgets, shinycssloaders, shinyjs, shinyMatrix, shinybusy, ggpubr
Published: 2023-10-04
Author: Philip Cooney ORCID iD [aut, cre], Arthur White ORCID iD [ths]
Maintainer: Philip Cooney <phcooney at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: GNU make, C++17
Citation: expertsurv citation info
Materials: README
CRAN checks: expertsurv results


Reference manual: expertsurv.pdf
Vignettes: expertsurv-Vignette


Package source: expertsurv_1.3.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-prerel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-prerel (arm64): expertsurv_1.3.0.tgz, r-release (arm64): expertsurv_1.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): expertsurv_1.3.0.tgz, r-prerel (x86_64): expertsurv_1.3.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): expertsurv_1.3.0.tgz
Old sources: expertsurv archive


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