Extract the value in a vector by name

Description

The function extracts the value(s) in a named vector by given name(s), in case no element is found with the given name, NA will be returned

Usage

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Arguments

vector

A named vector of any data type

name

Wanted name

Value

The elements with the given name, 'NA' in case no one was found

Author(s)

Jitao David Zhang mailto:jitao_david.zhang@roche.com

Examples

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vec <- c(first="Hamburg", second="Hoffenheim",third="Bremen")
getNamedElement(vec, "third")
getNamedElement(vec, "last")

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