New Deales

Other Approximation of Life Expectancy

Published In: Medical Decision Making, 1992, p. 307-311

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 1992

by Emmett B. Keeler, Robert M. Bell

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Describes how the Deale can be used to combine information about disease-related mortality and natural life expectancy to compute life expectancy for people with severe disease.

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