Sharpening Your SAS Skills

Sharpening Your SAS Skills

This book organizes, prioritizes, and compares key facts about SAS for easy usage and reference.

Author: Sunil Gupta

Publisher: Chapman & Hall/CRC

ISBN: 1138469378

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Learn how to read, understand, and write better SAS programs � Understand the key differences between similar SAS syntax and programming approaches � Save time in writing SAS code with organized summaries of important facts � Improve your trouble-shooting skills in common programming and data related problems � Reinforce your SAS knowledge with more than 150 technically challenging questions Ideal for intermediate to advanced SAS users, Sharpening Your SAS Skills shows how to write and diagnose the most common programming tasks in data access, data management, and data analysis. This book organizes, prioritizes, and compares key facts about SAS for easy usage and reference. It includes SAS version 9.1 features and examples for improving data quality with integrity constraints, generation data sets, and audit trials. Each example will help you better understand the SAS syntax by showing the results expected from the input data and potential errors, notes, or warning messages the program may generate if written incorrectly.
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Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills

Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills

Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills presents sophisticated SAS programming techniques, procedures, and tools, such as Proc SQL, hash tables, and SAS Macro programming, for any industry.

Author: Sunil Gupta

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781498766906

Category: Mathematics

Page: 176

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Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills presents sophisticated SAS programming techniques, procedures, and tools, such as Proc SQL, hash tables, and SAS Macro programming, for any industry. Drawing on his more than 20 years' experience of SAS programming in the pharmaceutical industry, the author provides a unique approach that empowers both advanced p
Categories: Mathematics

SAS Programming by Example

SAS Programming by Example

Develop and fine-tune your programming skills the easy way--by example For beginning or intermediate users, this book serves as a guide, using a series of annotated examples, through basic tasks to more complex ones.

Author: Ronald P. Cody

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 159047600X

Category: SAS (Computer file)

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Develop and fine-tune your programming skills the easy way--by example For beginning or intermediate users, this book serves as a guide, using a series of annotated examples, through basic tasks to more complex ones. Problems and solutions are provided to help you make the most of the programming tools available in Base SAS software. Conversational in tone, the book is useful both as a tutorial for learning programming and as a convenient quick-reference filled with tips and strategies for solving your programming problems. Among the clearly explained examples are models that show you how to build SAS data sets, use SAS functions for data translation, program more efficiently, relate information from multiple sources, and chart and plot data. You will also learn to work with SAS date values, produce descriptive and summary statistics, and write reports.
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Clinical Data Quality Checks for CDISC Compliance Using SAS

Clinical Data Quality Checks for CDISC Compliance Using SAS

This book along with my other four SAS books, Quick Results with the Output
Delivery System, Data Management Using the SAS Learning Edition, Sharpening
Your SAS Skills, and Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills has been a dream ...

Author: Sunil Gupta

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000698329

Category: Medical

Page: 147

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Clinical Data Quality Checks for CDISC Compliance using SAS is the first book focused on identifying and correcting data quality and CDISC compliance issues with real-world innovative SAS programming techniques such as Proc SQL, metadata and macro programming. Learn to master Proc SQL’s subqueries and summary functions for multi-tasking process. Drawing on his more than 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, the author provides a unique approach that empowers SAS programmers to take control of data quality and CDISC compliance. This book helps you create a system of SDTM and ADaM checks that can be tracked for continuous improvement. How often have you encountered issues such as missing required variables, duplicate records, invalid derived variables and invalid sequence of two dates? With the SAS programming techniques introduced in this book, you can start to monitor these and more complex data and CDISC compliance issues. With increased standardization in SDTM and ADaM specifications and data values, codelist dictionaries can be created for better organization, planning and maintenance. This book includes a SAS program to create excel files containing unique values from all SDTM and ADaM variables as columns. In addition, another SAS program compares SDTM and ADaM codelist dictionaries with codelists from define.xml specifications. Having tools to automate this process greatly saves time from doing it manually. Features SDTMs and ADaMs Vitals SDTMs and ADaMs Data CDISC Specifications Compliance CDISC Data Compliance Protocol Compliance Codelist Dictionary Compliance
Categories: Medical

Sharpen Your Verbal Skills

Sharpen Your Verbal Skills

PP'N? The secretary do not type quickly. Note: This kind of office boy will certainly
give a bad impression ofthe company that hired him. Correct sentences _\ I
understand your language. SAS PAV 2. My boss is not in the office. 11 SS SV 3.

Author: Pearl U. Anuku

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781475984422

Category: Education

Page: 84

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The English language can often be confusing, especially when it comes to subject-verb agreement. In Sharpen Your Verbal Skills, author Pearl U. Anuku provides a guide on learning the ins and outs of subject-verb agreement in order to improve one's ability to speak the English language well. A reference guide with extensive examples and exercises, Sharpen Your Verbal Skills takes the mystery out of subject-verb agreement-the act of matching a singular subject with a singular verb or pairing a plural subject with a plural verb. This primer: provides a definition of terms; describes the subject-verb agreement rule; discusses conjugation of verbs; shows examples of defective sentences and their correct forms; and shares additional facts on subject-verb agreement. Presenting a step-by-step method for matching a subject with its appropriate verb, Sharpen Your Verbal Skills includes a host of information necessary to improve grammar and develop a good command of the English language. "
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The SAS Workbook

The SAS Workbook

Learn by doing as you work through the programming problems offered in this unique book.

Author: Ron Cody

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 1555447570

Category: Computers

Page: 243

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Learn by doing as you work through the programming problems offered in this unique book! Beginning with problems related to the DATA step, moving to elementary and then advanced exercises on frequently used SAS procedures, and also covering problems in statistical analysis, the book offers challenges for beginning, intermediate, and advanced programmers. Students, teachers, and trainers will be able to work with Base SAS procedures such as FORMAT, PRINT, TABULATE, and PLOT; solve simple descriptive statistics problems as well as those using the FREQ, TTEST, GLM, ANOVA, and NPAR1WAY procedures; and have fun with some SAS brainteasers in the book's last section. Each chapter gives readers a good start on solving the problem by providing directions and hints about useful programming tools. As a service to our educational market, look for The SAS Workbook Solutions sold separately. This book is part of the SAS Press program.
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Quick Results with the Output Delivery System

Quick Results with the Output Delivery System

Improve the appearance of your SAS output today! Learn the basic concepts of the Output Delivery System (ODS) and apply ODS features to your SAS output quickly and effectively.

Author: Sunil Gupta

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 1590471636

Category: Computers

Page: 102

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Improve the appearance of your SAS output today! Learn the basic concepts of the Output Delivery System (ODS) and apply ODS features to your SAS output quickly and effectively.
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In the Know

In the Know

Every chapter contains a collection of related tips with frequent use of code and log examples to improve productivity. This dynamic collection of helpful tips focuses on Base SAS and SAS/AF software.

Author: Phil Mason

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 1555448704

Category: Computers

Page: 292

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Explore a decade of proven SAS tips! Each tip is presented in a modular format that is both informative and easy to use. Every chapter contains a collection of related tips with frequent use of code and log examples to improve productivity. This dynamic collection of helpful tips focuses on Base SAS and SAS/AF software. Tips are also derived from SAS/GRAPH, SAS/FSP, and SAS/STAT software. Discover how to refine your SAS skills with tips on procedures, the DATA step, FRAME, SQL, SCL, macros, functions, and much more! You'll gain a world of experience through Mason's tips and techniques!
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Debugging SAS Programs

Debugging SAS Programs

This "go-to" guide helps users solve the most common problems that occur in the SAS DATA step, in Base SAS PROCs, and in SAS macro code.

Author: Michele M. Burlew

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 1580259278

Category: Computers

Page: 354

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This "go-to" guide helps users solve the most common problems that occur in the SAS DATA step, in Base SAS PROCs, and in SAS macro code. The author covers a broad range of programming problems, including how to read the SAS log; how to interpret error, note, and warning messages; and how to solve problems that might occur in the DATA step, Base SAS PROC steps, and SAS macros.
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In the Know SAS Tips and Techniques from Around the Globe

In the Know    SAS Tips and Techniques from Around the Globe

This dynamic collection of helpful tips is updated for SAS 8 & 9, keeping the best of the previous edition and adding many new tips. This book focuses on Foundation SAS software and is applicable to all industry sectors.

Author: Phil Mason

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 9781590477021

Category: Computers

Page: 382

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Explore two decades of proven SAS tips. Each tip is presented in a self-contained format that is both informative and easy to use. Every chapter contains a collection of related tips with frequent use of code and log examples to improve productivity. This dynamic collection of helpful tips is updated for SAS 8 & 9, keeping the best of the previous edition and adding many new tips. This book focuses on Foundation SAS software and is applicable to all industry sectors. Tips are also included for other SAS products such as SAS/GRAPH software, as well as specific procedures, the DATA step, SQL, macros, functions, ODS, and much more. You'll gain a world of experience through Philip Mason's tips and techniques.
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AMSTAT News

AMSTAT News

CHANCE ORDEM CALL FOR PAPERS Teaching Statistics in the Health
Sciences Announcement of JSM 2005 ... The presented research is joint work
with Bradley Jones and Christopher Gotwalt , SAS Institute , Inc . Thank you to all
the ... If you would like to see your name listed among the SPES Outstanding
Presentation Award winners next year , start sharpening your speaking skills for
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SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry

SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Organized to reflect the statistical programmers workflow, this user-friendly text begins with an introduction to the working environment, then presents chapters on importing and massaging data into analysis data sets, producing clinical ...

Author: Jack Shostak

Publisher: Sas Inst

ISBN: 1590477936

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 332

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This real-world reference for clinical trial SAS programming is packed with solutions that can be applied day-to-day problems. Organized to reflect the statistical programmers workflow, this user-friendly text begins with an introduction to the working environment, then presents chapters on importing and massaging data into analysis data sets, producing clinical trial output, and exporting data.
Categories: Business & Economics

Machine Learning with SAS Viya

Machine Learning with SAS Viya

In this book, you will learn about: Supervised and unsupervised machine learning Data preparation and dealing with missing and unstructured data Model building and selection Improving and optimizing models Model deployment and monitoring ...

Author: SAS Institute Inc.

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 9781951685379

Category: Computers

Page: 386

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Master machine learning with SAS Viya! Machine learning can feel intimidating for new practitioners. Machine Learning with SAS Viya provides everything you need to know to get started with machine learning in SAS Viya, including decision trees, neural networks, and support vector machines. The analytics life cycle is covered from data preparation and discovery to deployment. Working with open-source code? Machine Learning with SAS Viya has you covered – step-by-step instructions are given on how to use SAS Model Manager tools with open source. SAS Model Studio features are highlighted to show how to carry out machine learning in SAS Viya. Demonstrations, practice tasks, and quizzes are included to help sharpen your skills. In this book, you will learn about: Supervised and unsupervised machine learning Data preparation and dealing with missing and unstructured data Model building and selection Improving and optimizing models Model deployment and monitoring performance
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SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry Second Edition

SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry  Second Edition

This book is part of the SAS Press program.

Author: Jack Shostak

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 9781629591490

Category: Computers

Page: 308

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This comprehensive resource provides on-the-job training for statistical programmers who use SAS in the pharmaceutical industry This one-stop resource offers a complete review of what entry- to intermediate-level statistical programmers need to know in order to help with the analysis and reporting of clinical trial data in the pharmaceutical industry. SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Second Edition begins with an introduction to the pharmaceutical industry and the work environment of a statistical programmer. Then it gives a chronological explanation of what you need to know to do the job. It includes information on importing and massaging data into analysis data sets, producing clinical trial output, and exporting data. This edition has been updated for SAS 9.4, and it features new graphics as well as all new examples using CDISC SDTM or ADaM model data structures. Whether you're a novice seeking an introduction to SAS programming in the pharmaceutical industry or a junior-level programmer exploring new approaches to problem solving, this real-world reference guide offers a wealth of practical suggestions to help you sharpen your skills. This book is part of the SAS Press program.
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Book Review Index

Book Review Index

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ISBN: UOM:39015066121404

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Every 3rd issue is a quarterly cumulation.
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SAS Clinical Programming

SAS Clinical Programming

An indispensable guide to SAS Clinical Programming, this book is the first guide on this topic, to be written by an Indian author.

Author: Y. LAKSHMI PRASAD

Publisher: Notion Press

ISBN: 9789384381899

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Page: 459

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An indispensable guide to SAS Clinical Programming, this book is the first guide on this topic, to be written by an Indian author. Written in an instructive and conversational tone for people who want to make their career in SAS Clinical Programming and entry level programmers for their day-to-day tasks. It is equipped with practical, real world examples, detailed description of programs, work flows, issues, resolutions and key techniques. This book is a personal SAS Clinical trainer. It explains the art of SAS Clinical Programming in eighteen easy steps, covering everything from basics to ADS, TLF Creation, as well as CDISC SDTM and ADaM specifications. Many statistical concepts are explained in an easy way so that you feel confident while using Statistical Procedures. If you are already working as a SAS Clinical Programmer, this book will aid you with sharpening your skills.
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SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry Second Edition 2nd Edition

SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry  Second Edition  2nd Edition

This book is part of the SAS Press program.

Author: Jack Shostak

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1105777893

Category: SAS (Computer file)

Page: 308

View: 812

This comprehensive resource provides on-the-job training for statistical programmers who use SAS in the pharmaceutical industry This one-stop resource offers a complete review of what entry- to intermediate-level statistical programmers need to know in order to help with the analysis and reporting of clinical trial data in the pharmaceutical industry. SAS Programming in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Second Edition begins with an introduction to the pharmaceutical industry and the work environment of a statistical programmer. Then it gives a chronological explanation of what you need to know to do the job. It includes information on importing and massaging data into analysis data sets, producing clinical trial output, and exporting data. This edition has been updated for SAS 9.4, and it features new graphics as well as all new examples using CDISC SDTM or ADaM model data structures. Whether you're a novice seeking an introduction to SAS programming in the pharmaceutical industry or a junior-level programmer exploring new approaches to problem solving, this real-world reference guide offers a wealth of practical suggestions to help you sharpen your skills. This book is part of the SAS Press program.
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Applied Analytics through Case Studies Using SAS and R

Applied Analytics through Case Studies Using SAS and R

This book is ideal for those who are well-versed in writing code and have a basic understanding of statistics, but have limited experience in implementing predictive models and machine learning techniques for analyzing real world data.

Author: Deepti Gupta

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 9781484235256

Category: Computers

Page: 404

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Examine business problems and use a practical analytical approach to solve them by implementing predictive models and machine learning techniques using SAS and the R analytical language. This book is ideal for those who are well-versed in writing code and have a basic understanding of statistics, but have limited experience in implementing predictive models and machine learning techniques for analyzing real world data. The most challenging part of solving industrial business problems is the practical and hands-on knowledge of building and deploying advanced predictive models and machine learning algorithms. Applied Analytics through Case Studies Using SAS and R is your answer to solving these business problems by sharpening your analytical skills. What You'll Learn Understand analytics and basic data concepts Use an analytical approach to solve Industrial business problems Build predictive model with machine learning techniques Create and apply analytical strategies Who This Book Is For Data scientists, developers, statisticians, engineers, and research students with a great theoretical understanding of data and statistics who would like to enhance their skills by getting practical exposure in data modeling.
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