EHDP / Vitalnet Software Home Vitalnet Fill out contact form    
 
Call 888-709-5319    
Health Data Analysis Software

Photograph above Navigation
 

VitalPro Menus - Mortality Data



VitalPro menus simplify death data analysis:

  • Self-explanatory, simple language.
  • Context-specific help from every menu.
  • Prevents selecting incompatible parameters.
  • Remembers previous selections.
  • Main Menu is "Command Center".



Main Menu - Table Layout Items:

  • Main Statistic
  • Columns
  • Rows
  • Row Sort
  • Multi-Tables



Main Menu - Death Data Fields:

  • Age
  • Area of Residence
  • Causes of Death (ICD Sets)
  • Marital Status
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Year of Death



Submenu for Main Statistic:

  • Death counts
  • Crude death rates
  • Age-adjusted death rates
  • Mean age of death
  • Standardized mortality ratios
  • Years of potential life lost (YPLL)
  • YPLL rates



Submenu for "Row Variable":

  • Only one row
  • Age groups
  • Area sets
  • ICD sets
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Years

Similar submenu for "Column Variable"
Similar submenu for "Multi-Tables"



Submenu for Row Sorting:

  • Rows in standard order
  • Sort totals, high to low
  • Sort totals, low to high



Submenu for Area Sets:

  • Add all areas
  • Add several areas / groups of areas
  • Show list of areas
  • Delete one / all area sets
  • Combine area sets into new set
  • Split an area set into components
  • Change area grouping type



Submenu for ICD sets:

  • Add causes from simple menu
  • Add from detailed menus (all ICD codes)
  • Add an ICD range
  • Show list of ICD codes
  • Delete one / all ICD sets
  • Combine ICD sets into new set
  • Split an ICD set into components



Submenu for a "Category Variable":

  • Add a category as a set
  • Combine sets into new set
  • Split set into separate sets
  • Delete a set
 
Applies to following "Category Variables":

  • Marital status
  • Race
  • Sex



Submenu for a "Range Variable":

  • Select standard ranges, such as 5-year age groups
  • Modify upper / lower limit of range
  • Split a range into smallest units
  • Delete a range
 
Applies to following "Range Variables":

  • Age
  • Year



Submenus for Pie Chart Settings:

  • Background - Background Color for Chart
  • First Color - Color Palette for Pie Chart
  • First Slice - Slice #1 Color to Use
  • Label Mode - Slice #1 Clock Position
  • Radius - How to Label Pie Chart
  • Colors - Pie Chart Radius
  • Percents - How to Display Slice Percents
  • Text Size - Font Size for Chart
 


Submenus for Bar Chart Settings:

  • Background - Background Color for Chart
  • Bar Colors - Color Palette for Bars
  • Bar Height - Height of Each Bar
  • Bar Width - Width of Each Bar
  • First Color - First Color in Palette to Use
  • Grid Lines - Include or Omit Grid Lines
  • Orientation - Vertical or Horizontal Bars
  • Stacking - Stacked Bars, or not Stacked
  • Text Size - Font Size for Chart Text
 


Submenus for Line Chart Settings:

  • Background - Background Color for Chart
  • Grid Lines - Include or Omit Grid Lines
  • Height - Line Chart Height
  • Line Colors - Colored Lines, or Black + White
  • Line Width - Width of Lines
  • Symbols - Include or Omit Data Point Symbols
  • Symbol Size - Radius for Chart Symbols
  • Text Size - Font Size for Chart Text
 


Submenus for Map Settings:

  • Area Labels - Area Labels on Map
  • Boundaries - Boundaries to Display
  • Color Count - Number of Map Colors (Ranges)
  • Color Palette - Color Combination for Map
  • Range Type - Equal Width, Equal Count, Jenks
  • Text on Map - Text Font for Map
  • Time Trend - Map for each Year Range (if Equal Ranges)



Submenus for Various Other Settings:

  • Interface color scheme
  • Bar graph size, and if displayed
  • Row or column percents in output
  • dBASE III, delimited, or HTML output
  • Log file for saving output
  • Level of detail for unknowns / trends
  • Number of decimal places to show
  • Confidence level, and if displayed
  • Cell suppression level
  • Age-adjustment standard, YPLL limit
  • Race / sex standard for SMR's



VitalPro Menu Capabilities - Other Data Scenarios:
 
Previous (Cancer Incidence) · Return to List · Next (Multiple Death)