The MethComp package for R:
Statistical analysis of Method Comparison studies
- The MethComp package is aimed at providing practical
analysis and graphics tools for analysis of studies where two or more
methods of clinical measurements are compared.
- The MethComp package is available from the Comprehensive R
You can the install it from R it by clicking Packages -> Install
package(s), choose a mirror to download from and then select
the MethComp package.
You must also install the packages R2WinBUGS, coda, BRugs or rjags and lattice.
- The latest version (1.17) is here as
zip file for Windows and
You can install it on Windows by downloading the .zip file to your
computer, and then from within R click Packages -> Install
package(s) from local zip files.... You will then be asked to
point to the .zip file you just downloaded.
- Earlier, current and progress versions of the MethComp
package are available here.
- Here is
"Introduction to MethComp",
with a brief overview and a couple of worked examples.
Beware that the last pages of this is merely the manual pages for
the MethComp package, so you may not want to print it all.
A number of courses using the MethComp package
has been given by Bendix Carstensen:
Martin Bland has a very interesting
website with links to litterature, FAQs etc..
Updated 4 February 2013, BxC