Survival of Rats after Radiation Doses
SUMMARY:
The survival data frame has 14 rows and 2 columns.
The data measured the survival percentages of batches of
rats who were given varying doses of radiation. At each
of 6 doses there were two or three replications of the
experiment.
DATA DESCRIPTION:
This data frame contains the following columns:
dose: The dose of radiation administered (rads).
surv: The survival rate of the batches expressed as a
percentage.
SOURCE:
The data were obtained from
Efron, B. (1988) Computer-intensive methods in statistical
regression. SIAM Review, 30, 421-449.
OTHER REFERENCES:
Davison, A.C. and Hinkley, D.V. (1997) Bootstrap Methods
and Their Application. Cambridge University Press.