sksurv.datasets.load_veterans_lung_cancer

sksurv.datasets.load_veterans_lung_cancer()

Load and return data from the Veterans’ Administration Lung Cancer Trial

The dataset has 137 samples and 6 features. The endpoint is death, which occurred for 128 patients (93.4%).

Returns:
x : pandas.DataFrame

The measurements for each patient.

y : structured array with 2 fields

Status: boolean indicating whether the endpoint has been reached or the event time is right censored.

Survival_in_days: total length of follow-up

References

[1]Kalbfleisch, J.D., Prentice, R.L.: “The Statistical Analysis of Failure Time Data.” John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (2002)