Children's Core for Biomedical Statistics (CCBS) is pleased to provide the following information for data management programs used at Seattle Children's, including how to access and links to resources.

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REDCap

RedcapREDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) is a secure web application created for researchers by researchers for building and managing online surveys and databases.

Access

Resources

REDCap Office Hours

CCBS office hours will be held every first and third Monday of every month from 12–1 p.m. at main campus in the PCRC Conference Room OA.8.151.

REDCap consultations also are available by appointment. Please email us to request an appointment.

DatStat

DataStatDatStat is a commercially available electronic data capture software. Although not widely available at Seattle Children's, it is in use by several ongoing clinical studies within the research institute.

Access

Medidata

MedidataMedidata is a commercially available, web-based electronic data capture software. Although not widely available at Seattle Children's, it is in use by the Therapeutics Development Network (TDN).

Access

Comparing Programs for Electronic Data Management

  REDCap   DatStat   Medidata  
Multiple user access simultaneous   Yes Yes Yes
Multi-center study capability   Good Good Best
Study management tools included   Advanced Basic Advanced
Participant survey feature   Any device Yes Yes
HIPAA compliance tools   Yes Yes Yes
21 CRF Part 11 compliance   Capable Capable Fully compliant
Web access from any device   Yes Yes Yes
Cost   Free Varies by study Varies by study
Database developer needed   No Recommended Required
Local support services   CRSSC    No; contact DatStat No; contact Medidata Solutions
Training available   REDCap training Contact DatStat   Contact Medidata Solutions