The multistate package implements the methodology described in the project Parametric multi-state survival analysis, and published in the Stats in Med article found here. This page contains a collection of tutorials and examples to fit a wide variety of models and predictions. The package has been developed in Stata and can be installed by typing ssc install multistate within Stata. I recommend you read the accompanying methods paper, and have a thorough look at the help file for predictms to get familiar with the different options. Below are some examples of what we can do with multistate.

  • The difference between Markov and Semi-Markov models

Markov models

Semi-Markov models


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