mbnma.validate.data: Validates that a dataset fulfils requirements for MBNMA

Description Usage Arguments Details Value

View source: R/prepare.functions.R

Description

Validates that a dataset fulfils requirements for MBNMA

Usage

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mbnma.validate.data(data.ab, single.arm = FALSE)

Arguments

data.ab

A data frame of arm-level data in "long" format containing the columns:

  • studyID Study identifiers

  • dose Numeric data indicating the dose (must take positive values)

  • agent Agent identifiers (can be numeric, factor or character)

  • y Numeric data indicating the aggregate response for a continuous outcome. Required for continuous data.

  • se Numeric data indicating the standard error for a given observation. Required for continuous data.

  • r Numeric data indicating the number of responders within a study arm. Required for binomial or poisson data.

  • N Numeric data indicating the total number of participants within a study arm. Required for binomial data

  • E Numeric data indicating the total exposure time for participants within a study arm. Required for poisson data.

  • class An optional column indicating a particular class code. Agents with the same identifier must also have the same class code.

single.arm

A boolean object to indicate whether to allow single arm studies in the dataset (TRUE) or not (FALSE)

Details

Checks done within the validation:

Value

An error if checks are not passed. Runs silently if checks are passed


MBNMAdose documentation built on Sept. 13, 2020, 5:08 p.m.