This new version of the Simulacrum contains almost twice as many synthetic patients as the previous version and over 900,000 new tumours. The vital status of each synthetic patient is now simulated up to February 2019.
The data dictionary for this release (version 1.2017) is the same as the previous release. To download the new version, go to the download page.
Release comparison chart
|Simulacrum v1.1.0 (2015)||Simulacrum v1.2.0 (2017)|
|Stages 0 – 4 (including non-melanoma skin cancers)||821,454||1,402,070|
|Stages 1 - 4||659,948||1,137,676|
|Synthetic patients with SACT data||245,938||366,266|
|SACT drug administrations||3,533,584||6,385,828|
|Non-melanoma skin cancers (C44)||350,130||607,619|
|Breast cancer (C50)||133,907||226,406|
|Prostate cancer (C61)||119,347||201,785|
|Lung cancer (C34)||102,350||169,118|