Scraping wikipedia tables

I recently ran into an issue in which I needed to create a long regular expression to match medications (antibiotics, specifically) in a giant medications table from an electronic health record (EHR). I wasn’t given a list of antibiotics to look for, but I did know this would end up as a binary (yes/no) variable […]

Automate Your Life – OSX tips and tricks

Need the file path for a screenshot image to put it in a markdown file? I abhor repetitive tasks. Fortunately, OSX comes with an Automator app that lets users streamline certain operations to improve workflow. I need a lot of Launch Automator and create a new “Service.” Set Service receives selected to “files or folders” and […]