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Risk ratio vs hazard ratio

sisherman

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Jul 30, 2014

The proportional hazards model in JMP reports the ratio as a "risk ratio". How is this different from a "hazard ratio" and why does JMP report the risk ratio instead of the hazard ratio?

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The risk ratio calculated by JMP’s Fit Proportional Hazards is the ratio of hazard rates. It measures the relative risks. You can refer to risk ratio as hazard ratio.

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The risk ratio calculated by JMP’s Fit Proportional Hazards is the ratio of hazard rates. It measures the relative risks. You can refer to risk ratio as hazard ratio.