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

Training

REDCap office hours

  • First and third Monday of every month from 12–1 p.m. at main campus in room OA.8.151
  • Second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 1–2 p.m. at JMB 1043

For more information, contact Deepthi Nair by email or at 884-1444. 

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

  •  Contact IS Help

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    RCC   No; contact DatStat   No; contact Medidata Solutions  
 Training available    REDCap training   Contact DatStat   Contact Medidata Solutions