WHR Technical Overview
Software/Hardware Stack
Key Public Pages
whr.northwestern.edu
Main Page
Signup Page
Consent Page
Contact Info Page (Demographics)
Getting Started Page (Overview)
Registry Survey Page
Key Admin Pages
whr.northwestern.edu/admin
Registry Overview Page
Registry Results Summary Page
WHR Tables and Models
How a survey becomes a registry!
1) Start with paper survey in MS Word format
2) Copy and paste survey into a text documen...
Typical Question (with dependent) – MS Word format for paper survey
Typical Question (with dependent) – Re-written in DSL survey format
Typical Question (with dependent) – On-line registry format
Dependent question hidden until parent question condition is
s...
Examples of supported questions
Free text and paragraph entry are also supported!
Free text answers are validated
Questions?
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Technical overview for the Rails app I designed or the Illinois Women's Health Registry. Join the registry at whr.northwestern.edu to help improve research!

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  • Software:
    Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Apache, Passenger
    Ruby 1.8.7 Enterprise Edition
    CentOS Linux – 64bit

    Hardware (VM):
    Shared app host for Rails
    2 GB RAM
    2 core Xeon 2.6Ghz
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  • Women's Health Registry Technical Overview

    1. 1. WHR Technical Overview
    2. 2. Software/Hardware Stack
    3. 3. Key Public Pages whr.northwestern.edu
    4. 4. Main Page
    5. 5. Signup Page
    6. 6. Consent Page
    7. 7. Contact Info Page (Demographics)
    8. 8. Getting Started Page (Overview)
    9. 9. Registry Survey Page
    10. 10. Key Admin Pages whr.northwestern.edu/admin
    11. 11. Registry Overview Page
    12. 12. Registry Results Summary Page
    13. 13. WHR Tables and Models
    14. 14. How a survey becomes a registry! 1) Start with paper survey in MS Word format 2) Copy and paste survey into a text document 3) Edit text document into DSL format 4) Run DSL formatted survey through the survey engine 5) Load generated data files into the WHR database 6) View survey online! 7) (Repeat 1-6 as needed)
    15. 15. Typical Question (with dependent) – MS Word format for paper survey
    16. 16. Typical Question (with dependent) – Re-written in DSL survey format
    17. 17. Typical Question (with dependent) – On-line registry format Dependent question hidden until parent question condition is satisfied. In this case, when more than one race is chosen.
    18. 18. Examples of supported questions Free text and paragraph entry are also supported!
    19. 19. Free text answers are validated
    20. 20. Questions?

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