What is better to use Decimel OR float for storing laboratory results in ym application RRS feed

  • Question

  • i want to store laboratory results in the database such as B12 result which will be something like (120.5) so what will be the differences if i define the  lab result column as :-

    1. Decimal(10,3)


    2. Float ???

    second question

    why the visual web developer have "Decimal(18,0)" as the default value for decimals !!!!


    Thursday, April 19, 2012 6:18 PM


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