The analysis database

Curtis L. Meinert and Susan Tonascia

in Clinical Trials

Published in print September 1986 | ISBN: 9780195035681
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199864478 | DOI:

Series: Monographs in Epidemiology and Biostatistics

The analysis database

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This chapter discusses the issues involved in the development and maintenance of the analysis database. Topics covered include choice of computing facility, organization of programming resources, operational requirements for database maintenance, data security precautions, filing and storing the original study records, and preparation of analysis tapes.

Keywords: clinical trials; analysis database; database maintenance; data security; data storage

Chapter.  4177 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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