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Table 2 Results on partial durations in states for case study 2 based on transition rates taken from [15]

From: Estimating the number and length of episodes in disability using a Markov chain approach

  Nonfrail Frail
Expected time non-disabled (months) 53.4 36.2
Expected time mild disability (months) 1.8 9.5
Expected time severe disability (months) 0.4 4.0
Expected number of disability episodes 0.7 2.2
Expected length of disability episodes 3.1 6.2