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REDCap is a free, secure, web-based application designed to support data capture for research studies. The system was developed by a multi-institutional consortium initiated at Vanderbilt University. Data collection is customized for each study or clinical trial by the research team with guidance from the IDE team.
Below is an introductory video to REDCap created by Vanderbuilt University, and a full list of tutorial videos are available by clicking the Video guides for REDCap link located on the right hand side of this page.
If you’re interested in using REDCap (after watching the video and looking over the highlight features of REDCap listed below), please use the User Registration and / or Project Registration links located to the right of this page.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the IDE team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that this installation of REDCap is set up and funded for the use of the Departments of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences only.
Here are some of the highlight features REDCap can provide:
Secure and web based
Input data from anywhere in the world with secure web authentication, data logging, and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption
Fast and flexible
Conception to production-level database or survey in less than one day
REDCap databases / surveys can be used by researchers from multiple sites and institutions
Research groups have complete autonomy and control to add new users
You are in total control of shaping your database or survey
For tracking data manipulation and user activity
Automated export procedures
For seamless data downloads to Excel, PDF, and common statistical packages (SPSS, SAS, Stata, R)
Such as validation ranges, branching logic, file uploading and calculated fields
Data import function
Data may be imported from external data sources to begin a study or to provide mid-study data uploads
You may modify the database or survey at any time during the study
A built-in project calendar
Schedule and track study events such as participant visits
Ad hoc reporting tools
Drag and drop report tool to create your own reports quickly and effectively