Create SCCS simulation settings

```
createSccsSimulationSettings(
meanPatientTime = 4 * 365,
sdPatientTime = 2 * 365,
minAge = 18 * 365,
maxAge = 65 * 365,
minBaselineRate = 0.001,
maxBaselineRate = 0.01,
minCalendarTime = as.Date("2000-01-01"),
maxCalendarTime = as.Date("2010-01-01"),
eraIds = c(1, 2),
patientUsages = c(0.2, 0.1),
usageRate = c(0.01, 0.01),
meanPrescriptionDurations = c(14, 30),
sdPrescriptionDurations = c(7, 14),
simulationRiskWindows = list(createSimulationRiskWindow(relativeRisks = 1),
createSimulationRiskWindow(relativeRisks = 1.5)),
includeAgeEffect = TRUE,
ageKnots = 5,
includeSeasonality = TRUE,
seasonKnots = 5,
includeCalendarTimeEffect = TRUE,
calendarTimeKnots = 5,
outcomeId = 10
)
```

- meanPatientTime
Mean number of observation days per patient.

- sdPatientTime
Standard deviation of the observation days per patient.

- minAge
The minimum age in days.

- maxAge
The maximum age in days.

- minBaselineRate
The minimum baseline rate (per day).

- maxBaselineRate
The maximum baseline rate (per day).

- minCalendarTime
The minimum date patients are to be observed.

- maxCalendarTime
The maximum date patients are to be observed.

- eraIds
The IDs for the covariates to be generated.

- patientUsages
The fraction of patients that use the drugs.

- usageRate
The rate of prescriptions per person that uses the drug.

- meanPrescriptionDurations
The mean duration of a prescription, per drug.

- sdPrescriptionDurations
The standard deviation of the duration of a prescription, per drug.

- simulationRiskWindows
One or a list of objects of type

`SimulationRiskWindow`

as created using the`createSimulationRiskWindow()`

function. function.- includeAgeEffect
Include an age effect for the outcome?

- ageKnots
Number of knots in the age spline.

- includeSeasonality
Include seasonality for the outcome?

- seasonKnots
Number of knots in the seasonality spline.

- includeCalendarTimeEffect
Include a calendar time effect for the outcome?

- calendarTimeKnots
Number of knots in the calendar time spline.

- outcomeId
The ID to be used for the outcome.

An object of type `SccsSimulationSettings`

.

Create an object of settings for an SCCS simulation.