[EpiData-list] Re: Import XML EpiData files from R

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Thu Aug 2 15:21:15 CDT 2012


Thank you for your effort. Sometimes I use Stata format as an intermediate
as Stata datasets contains all the data dictionary. However, for data
management within clinical research (such as checking for duplicates, NAs
fields, inconsistencies and so on)  doing repetitive procedures manually is
not that effective.

Have you ever thought to share this development effort with the R core
team? The R guys which developed and maintain the foreign package?


Dr. Pedro Emmanuel A. A. do Brasil
Curriculum Lattes:  http://lattes.cnpq.br/6597654894290806
Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz
Rio de Janeiro - Brasil
Av. Brasil 4365,
CEP 21040-360,
Tel 55 21 3865-9648
email: pedro.brasil at ipec.fiocruz.br
email: emmanuel.brasil at gmail.com

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