Objective:

• Convert the Excel spreadsheet into a SAS dataset (permanent or temporary)

• Write a program to randomly select 3 VLBW, 10 LBW, and 25 normal infants from each of the 5 hospitals

• If, in any hospital, there are fewer than 3 VLBW infants then select all of them.

• If, in any hospital, there are fewer than 10 LBW infants then select all of them.

• If, in any hospital, there are fewer than 25 normal infants then select all of them.