Date: Mon, 4 Jan 2010 16:40:38 -0500
Reply-To: Seth StJames <sethstjames@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Seth StJames <sethstjames@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: Data Validation/Cleansing Tool Query
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Have to agree will the others here, but if you ever move to SDD, then SAS
does an excellent job of doing this for programmers and non-programmers.
On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 3:43 PM, Jonathan Goldberg
> We are currently using SAS to do validation. We write programs to check
> things like ranges, all fields present, etc., etc..
> Since this is a clinical trials environment it is also necessary to check
> across records for visit squence, missing visits, etc..
> While we have a lot of this packaged into macros, it seems to me that
> there should be tools available that allow non-programmers to do a lot
> (preferably, all) of this. It seems a waste to need programmers to do
> something so low-level.
> Anyone have suggestions for products that might fill the bill?