Survival as a function of life expectancy

Journal Article (Journal Article)

It is well known that life expectancy can be expressed as an integral of the survival curve. The reverse - that the survival function can be expressed as an integral of life expectancy is also true. © 2009 Maxim Finkelstein & James W. Vaupel.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Finkelstein, M; Vaupel, JW

Published Date

  • December 1, 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 /

Start / End Page

  • 879 - 884

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1435-9871

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4054/DemRes.2009.21.29

Citation Source

  • Scopus