Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
"be consistent"

Re: Re: Seeking Algorithm

by WhiteBird (Hermit)
on May 28, 2004 at 15:51 UTC ( #357268=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Seeking Algorithm
in thread Seeking Algorithm

<grin>Well, you're right on with your description of the requested task. (Have you spent some time in healthcare?) I had started out with a database, but the potential of 10 diagnosis columns and thinking about splitting the data into tables and writing the query seemed a bit laborious. I've not used the NOT EXISTS syntax before--I'll have to look into that for future reference. Thanks.

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: Re: Re: Seeking Algorithm
by Anonymous Monk on May 28, 2004 at 17:59 UTC
    You don't have to work in healthcare for this kind of observation. It's a very common 'goose-chase' scenario that people do when they would really be better off using a database.

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://357268]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others meditating upon the Monastery: (5)
As of 2022-05-25 19:37 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    Do you prefer to work remotely?

    Results (90 votes). Check out past polls.