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Re: st: Grabbing variable labels


From   "E. Paul Wileyto" <epw@mail.med.upenn.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Grabbing variable labels
Date   Mon, 24 Mar 2008 09:58:52 -0400

Thanks. Didn't know it was that easy. I was looking for debris left behind by -describe-

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Margaret R Grove wrote:

Is this what you have in mind?


local lbvar : variable label agecat



E. Paul Wileyto wrote:
Does anyone know if there is a way to grab the variable label as a macro for programming purposes?

Thanks

Paul



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