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Date:         Fri, 17 May 2002 11:37:10 -0700
Reply-To:     Cassell.David@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         "David L. Cassell" <Cassell.David@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV>
Subject:      Re: matching
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jcern <jcern15@YAHOO.COM> wrote [in part]: > I have been trying this forever, but haven't gotten it right in about > a year now...I need to do a case-control match program where I get a > control from a dataset and have to match it with a case from another > dataset.

For most case-control matching situations, I recommend the Mayo Clinic's %match macro. You can get it - and a number of other SAS macros from this URL:

http://www.mayo.edu/hsr/sasmac.html

HTH, David -- David Cassell, CSC Cassell.David@epa.gov Senior computing specialist mathematical statistician


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