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Data Alert: Medical SAS Outpatient Encounter Datasets

Haywood T, Tarlov E, Hynes DM. Data Alert: Medical SAS Outpatient Encounter Datasets. [Website]. 2008 Dec 18.

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Abstract:

NDS has issued a data alert relating to the SAS Medical Outpatient Encounter Datasets also sometimes referred to as the Medical SAS Outpatient Event dataset relating to RACE1-RACE7 variables. In addition VIReC has recently published a Data Quality Alert relating to improving missing race data in the Medical SAS outpatient and inpatient datasets.





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