Data management in practice-based research.

  title={Data management in practice-based research.},
  author={Joanne Nyiendo and Michael Attwood and Carol Lloyd and Bonnie Ganger and Mitchell Haas},
  journal={Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics},
  volume={25 1},
OBJECTIVE Multi-site data collection is complex and requires an effective data management system. This article explores data management issues encountered in the design, conduct, and analysis of a research project involving 74 community-based sites and a central data management system. RESULTS Once the data arrived at the central site, data integrity was maintained at a very high level. Issues encountered in our study on low back pain reflected the practice-based nature of the study and the… CONTINUE READING