Public Health 144A, Sections 1 and 2
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In this handout, we will cover two topics:
Using Multiple SAS Data Sets in a Single SAS Program
Combining SAS Data Sets: Concatenation and Merging
As we've discussed several times, almost all of the SAS Sta

PH144A, Sections 1 and 2
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Introduction to SAS/GRAPH: Histograms and X-Y Plots
One message that you will undoubtedly receive in your Statistics classes deals with the need to look at
the distribution of your data, particularly before embarking o

Public Health 144A, Sections 1 and 2
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Creating and Using Permanent SAS Data Sets (brief description)
Introduction:
So far, we have run SAS programs where we have created temporary SAS Data Sets which only exist in the memory of
the computer and

Public Health 144A, Sections 1 and 2
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Using Common SAS Features to Enhance Your Program
In this exercise we will expand the SAS program that we wrote in class last week to include a few useful, basic SAS features:
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SAS COMMENT Stat

PH144A, Sections 1 and 2
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A Brief Introduction to SAS for Windows for the First Class Meeting:
Creating and Running a Simple SAS Program
SAS is a large program with multiple programming environments and user interfaces. For the purposes of this

Public Health 144A, Sections 1 and 2
Spring 2013
Using Statistical PROCs to Create Output Data Sets
So far in our use of SAS we have used statistical PROCs e.g., PROC MEANS - to produce statistical results from precreated (temporary) SAS Data Sets. These