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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

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IDLabelNCSRNLAASNSAL
V05907INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD0
V05939DID R SAY YES TO SC32?AD0A
V05908Difficulty concentrate less than 7-frequently lose thingsAD1AAD1A
V05909Difficulty concentrate less than 7-trouble paying attention to detailsAD1BAD1B
V05910Difficulty concentrate less than 7-forget what planned to doAD1CAD1C
V05911Difficulty concentrate less than 7-ppl say you are not listening to themAD1DAD1D
V05912INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD1D_1
V05913Difficulty concentrate less than 7-quick loss of interest in activities AD1EAD1E
V05914INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD1E_1
V05915Difficulty concentrate less than 7-easily distractedAD1FAD1F
V05916INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD1F_1
V05917Difficulty concentrate less than 7- avoided things req concentrationAD1GAD1G
V05918INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD1G_1
V05919Difficulty concentrate less than 7-confused when making plansAD1HAD1H
V05920INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD1H_1
V05921Difficulty concentrate less than 7-left chores undone when unintendedAD1IAD1I
V05922INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD2
V05923Remember exact age 1st attention problemsAD3AD3
V05924Exact age of very 1st attention problemAD3AAD3A
V05925Estimate age of 1st attention problems-computeAD3BAD3B
V05926Estimate age of 1st attention problemsAD3B1AD3B1
V059271st attention problem before 7 years old AD3B2AD3B2
V059281st attention problem before teen AD3B3AD3B3
V059291st attention problems before 20sAD3B4AD3B4
V05930Had difficulty with attention during past 12 monthsAD4AD4
V05931Age last time had attention problem for 6+ monthsAD4AAD4A
V05932Total # of years having attention problemsAD5AD5
V05933Attention difficulties ever caused problems at schoolAD6AAD6A
V05934Attention difficulties ever caused problems at homeAD6BAD6B
V05935Attention difficulties ever caused problems at workAD6CAD6C
V05936Attention difficulties ever caused probs w/ relations/social lifeAD6DAD6D
V05937INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD7
V05938INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD9
V05940Worst month in past year-attention diffic interf w/ home mgmtAD10AAD10A*
V05941Worst month in past year-atten diffic interf w/ ability to workAD10BAD10B*
V05942Worst mth in past yr-atten diffic interf w/ form/maint relationsAD10CAD10C*
V05943Worst month in past yr-attention diffic interf w/ social lifeAD10DAD10D*
V05944INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD11
V05945# days past year unable work due to attention difficultiesAD12AD12
V05946INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD13_1
V05948Ever talked to prof about attention difficultiesAD14
V05947Talked to prof past 12 months about attention difficultiesAD14
V05950Age 1st talked to professional for attention difficultiesAD14A
V05949Ever talk to med doctor or other professional foAD14A
V05951Ever tried to get help for attention difficultiesAD14B
V05952Reason didn't get help for attention difficulties:1st mentionAD14C1
V05953Reason didn't get help for attention difficulties:2nd mentionAD14C2
V05954Was this 1st time talked to prof about attention difficultiesAD15
V05955Age 1st saw prof for attention difficultiesAD16
V05956Talked to psychiatrist for attention difficultiesAD17A
V05957Talked to other mental health prof for attention difficultiesAD17B
V05958Talked to family doctor for attention difficultiesAD17C
V05959Talked to other medical doctor for attention difficultiesAD17D
V05960Talked to other health prof for attention difficultiesAD17E
V05961Talked to religious/spiritual advisor for attention difficultiesAD17F
V05962Talked to other healer for attention difficultiesAD17G
V05963Professional was helpfulAD18
V05964Treatment received for attn prob-1st mentionAD191
V05965Treatment freceived for attn prob-2nd mentionAD192
V05966Treatment received ffor attn prob-3rd mentionAD193
V05969# times hospitalized for attention difficultiesAD20B
V05970Received help from family/friends/acquaint for attn difficultiesAD21
V05971Tried to get help from family/friends/acquaint for attn difficAD21A
V09190Why not ADD help from fam/friends-1st mentionAD21B1
V09191Why not ADD help from fam/friends-2nd mentionAD21B2
V05972Received helpful/effective treatment for attn difficultiesAD25
V05973Age 1st got helpful/effective treatment for attn difficultiesAD25A
V05974# of profs ever talked to for attention incl helpful trmt docAD25B
V05975# of professionals ever talked to about attention difficultiesAD25C
V05976Received prof treatment for attn difficulties in past yearAD27
V05977Ever hospitalized overnight for attention difficultiesAD28AD20
V05978Age 1st hospitalized overnight for attention difficultiesAD28AAD20A
V05979INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD29
V05980Restless before 7-very active when should not beAD30AAD30A
V05981Restless before 7-often feel restlessAD30BAD30B
V05982Restless before 7-were often on the goAD30CAD30C
V05983Restless before 7-trouble playing quietlyAD30DAD30D
V05984Restless before 7-fidget/squirm while sittingAD30EAD30E
V05985Restless before 7-get up from seat when not supposed toAD30FAD30F
V05986INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD30F_1
V05987Restless before 7- ofen extremely talkativeAD30GAD30G
V05988INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD30G_1
V05989Restless before 7-blurt out answers before other finished spkgAD30HAD30H
V05990INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD30H_1
V05991Restless before 7-inerrupt/join conversations uninvitedAD30IAD30I
V05992INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD30I_1
V05993Restless before 7-often try to break into games/interrupt actsAD30JAD30J
V05994INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD30J_1
V05995Restless before 7-trouble waiting your turnAD30KAD30K
V05996INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD31
V05997Remember exact age of 1st restless/impatient difficultyAD32AD32
V05998Exact age of very 1st restless/impatient difficultyAD32AAD32A
V05999Estimate age of 1st restless/impatient difficulty-computedAD32BAD32B
V06000Estimate age 1st irestless/impatient difficultyAD32B1AD32B1
V060011st restless/impatient difficulty before 7 yrs oldAD32B2AD32B2
V060021st restless/impatient difficulty before teenAD32B3AD32B3
V060031st restless/impatient difficulty before 20sAD32B4AD32B4
V06004Had restless/impatient difficulty during past 12 monthsAD33AD33
V06005Age last time restless/impatient difficulty 6+ mthsAD33AAD33A
V06006Total # of years having impatience problemsAD34AD34
V06007Impatience ever cause problems with schoolAD35AAD35A
V06008Impatience ever cause problems at homeAD35BAD35B
V06009Impatience ever cause problems at workAD35CAD35C
V06010Impatience ever cause problems in relations/social lifeAD35DAD35D
V06011INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD36
V06012INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD38
V06013Worst month in past year-impatience interf w/ home mgmtAD39AAD39A*
V06014Worst month in past year-impatience interf w/ ability to workAD39BAD39B*
V06015Worst month past year-impat interf w/ form/maint relationAD39CAD39C*
V06016Worst month in past yr-impatience interf w/ social lifeAD39DAD39D*
V06017INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD40
V06018# days in past year unable to work due to impatience difficultyAD41AD41
V06019INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINTAD42
V06020Talked to prof about impatience difficultiesAD43
V06021Ever talked to professional about impatience difficultiesAD43_1AD43A*
V06022Age 1st saw prof for impatience difficultiesAD43_1AAD45*
V06023Received helpful/effective trmt for impatience difficultiesAD43_1B
V06024Age 1st got helpful/effective trmt for impatience difficultiesAD43_1C
V06025# profs talked to about impatience incl helpful trmt docAD43_1D
V06026# of profs ever talked to about impatience difficultiesAD43_1E
V06027Received prof trmt for impatience difficulties in past yearAD43_1F
V06028Hospitalized overnight for impatience difficultiesAD43_1GAD49*
V06029Age 1st hospitalized overnight for impatience difficultiesAD43_1HAD49A*
V06030Tried to get help for impatience difficultiesAD43B
V06031Reason didn't get help for impatience-1st mentionAD43C1
V06032Reason didn't get help for impatience-2nd mentionAD43C2
V06033Was this 1st time talked to prof for impatience difficultiesAD44
V06034Saw psychiatrist for impatience difficultiesAD46A
V06035Saw other mental health for impatience difficultiesAD46B
V06036Saw family doctor for impatience difficultiesAD46C
V06037Saw other medical doctor for impatience difficultiesAD46D
V06038Saw other health prof for impatience difficultiesAD46E
V06039Saw religious/spiritual advisor for impatience difficultiesAD46F
V06040Saw other healer for impatience difficultiesAD46G
V06041Professional was helpfulAD47
V06042Treatment received for impatience-1st mentionAD481
V06043Treatmentreceived for impatience-2nd mentionAD482
V06047# times hospitalized for impatienceAD49B
V06048Received help from family/friends/acquaint for impatienceAD50
V06049Tried to get help from family/friends/acquaint for impatienceAD50A
V09192Why not ADHD help from fam/friends-1st mentionAD50B1
V09193Why not ADHD help from fam/friends-2nd mentionAD50B2

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