Statistical Science News

Dr Gianluca Baio to publish a book in the UseR! series

27 September 2013

Dr Gianluca Baio has been commissioned to produce a book to appear in the Springer UseR! series. The book will present the R package BCEA, written by Dr Baio, that can be used to implement a Bayesian cost-effectiveness analysis.

The book will present the basics of Bayesian analysis in health economics and then describe all the functions of the R package, including its graphical capabilities. Worked examples will features throughout the book. The predicted date of publication is early 2015.