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Estimating and modelling cure in population-based cancer studies within the framework of flexible parametric survival models

Therese ML Andersson*, Paul W Dickman, Sandra Eloranta and Paul C Lambert

BMC Medical Research Methodology 2011, 11:96  doi:10.1186/1471-2288-11-96

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Correction

Therese Andersson   (2012-08-02 12:15)  Karolinska Institutet email

Equation 12 contains errors. In the equation k_min should be replaced by k_1, k_max with k_K and k_K-j with k_K-j+1. Below equation 12, in the description of lambda_j, k_K-j should again be replaced with k_K-j+1. We would like to thank Dr. Finian Bannon at the N. Ireland Cancer Registry for pointing out these errors.

Competing interests

None declared

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