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Generalized Anxiety Disorder

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V01743Worried period-what was anxious about-1st mentionG101G1_01* GA101
V01744Worried period-what was anxious about-2nd mentionG102G1_02* GA102
V01745Worried period-what was anxious about-3rd mentionG103G1_03* GA103
V01746Worried period-what was anxious about-4th mentionG104G1_04* GA104
V01747Worried period-what was anxious about-5th mentionG105G1_05* GA105
V01748Worried period-what was anxious about-6th mentionG106G1_06* GA106
V01749Worried period-what was anxious about-7th mentionG107G1_07* GA107
V01774Worried period-what was anxious about-8th mentionG108G1_08* GA108
V01750Worried period-what was anxious about-9th mentionG109G1_09* GA109
V01751Worried period-what was anxious about-10th mentionG110G1_10* GA110
V01752Worried period-what was anxious about-11th mentionG111G1_11* GA111
V01753Worried period-what was anxious about-12th mentionG112G1_12* GA112
V01754Worried period-what was anxious about-13th mentionG113G1_13* GA113
V01755Worried period-what was anxious about-14th mentionG114G1_14* GA114
V01756Worried period-what was anxious about-15th mentionG115G1_15* GA115
V01757Worried period-what was anxious about-16th mentionG116G1_16* GA116
V01758Worried period-what was anxious about-17th mentionG117G1_17* GA117
V01759Worried period-what was anxious about-18th mentionG118G1_18* GA118
V01760Worried period-what was anxious about-19 mentionG119G1_19*
V01761Worried period-what was anxious about-20th mentionG120G1_20*
V01762Worried period-what was anxious about-21st mentionG121G1_21*
V01763Worried period-what was anxious about-22nd mentionG122G1_22*
V01764Worried period-what was anxious about-23th mentionG123G1_23*
V01765Worried period-what was anxious about-24th mentionG124G1_24*
V01766Worried period-what was anxious about-25th mentionG125G1_25*
V01767Worried period-what was anxious about-26th mentionG126G1_26*
V01776Ever think worry/anxious/nervous excessiveG3G3 GA3
V01777How often hard to control worry/anxious/nervousG4G4 GA4
V01778Freq so nervous that could not think of else regardlessG4AG4A GA4A
V01780Longest period mths/years worry/anxious/nerv most daysG5G5 GA5
V01781Worried period of time last 6 months or longerG5_1 GA5_1
V01782Worried period of time last 1 month or longerG5_2 GA5_2
V01783Unit of time worried 1+ mths, G5G5AG5A GA5A
V01785Worst worried mth +- felt restless/on edgeG9AG9A GA9A
V01786Worst worried mth +- got tired easilyG9BG9B GA9B
V01787Worst worried mth +- more irritableG9CG9C GA9C
V01788Worst worried mth + - difficulty concentrateG9DG9D GA9D
V01789Worst worried mth +- tense/sore musclesG9EG9E GA9E
V01790Worst worried mth +-sleep problemsG9FG9F GA9F
V01791Worst worried mth +-heart racingG10AG10A GA10A
V01792Worst worried mth +-often sweatG10BG10B GA10B
V01793Worst worried mth +- trembleG10CG10C GA10C
V01794Worst worried mth +- had dry mouthG10DG10D GA10D
V01795Worst worried mth +- felt sad/depressed most of timeG10EG10E GA10E
V01799Worst worried mth +- feel dizzy/lightheadedG13AG13A GA13A
V01800Worst worried month +-short of breathG13BG13B GA13B
V01801Worst worried mth +-felt like chokingG13CG13C GA13C
V01802Worst worried month+- had chest painG13DG13D GA13D
V01803Worst worried month +- had stomach painG13EG13E GA13E
V01804Worst worried mth +-felt nauseaG13FG13F GA13F
V01805Worst worried mth +-feel unrealG13GG13G GA13G
V01806Worst worried mth +-feel things unrealG13HG13H GA13H
V01807Worst worried mth +-fear of losing control/going crazyG13IG13I GA13I
V01808Worst worried mth +-fear passing outG13JG13J GA13J
V01809Worst worried mth +-afraid you might dieG13KG13K GA13K
V01810Worst worried mth +hot flushes/chillsG13LG13L GA13L
V01811Worst worried mth +-numbnessG13MG13M GA13M
V01812Worst worried mth +-lump in throatG13NG13N GA13N
V01813Worst worried mth +-easily startledG13OG13O GA13O
V01815Severity of emotional distress exp due to worry/anxietyG15G15 GA15
V01816Extent which wry/anx/nerv interf with work/social/relationsG17G17 GA17
V01819How often unable work/acts due to worry/anxious/nervousG17AG17A GA17A
V01820Worry/anxious/nervous ever due to phys ill/med/drugs/alcG18AG18A GA18A
V01821Worry/anxious/nervous always due to phys ill/med/drug/alcG18BG18B GA18B
V01822Remember age 1st worry/anxious/nervous + other probsG26G26 GA26
V01823Age 1st worry/anxious/nervous episode + other probsG26AG26A GA26A
V01824Estimate age 1st worry/anxious/nervous + other probsGA26B
V01825Estimate age 1st worry/anxious/nervous + other probsAG26B1AG26B1 GA26B1
V018261st worry + other problems before started schoolAG26B2AG26B2 GA26B2
V018271st worry + other problems before teenagerAG26B3AG26B3 GA26B3
V018281st worry/anx/nerv episode due to stressful exp/out of blueG26CGA26C
V018291st worry/anx/nerv episode due to stressful exp/out of blueG26C
V01830Worry/anxious/nervous epis 1+ mth in past yearG27G27 GA27
V01831Recent worry/anxiety episodeG27AG27A GA27A
V01832# of worry/anxious/nervous episodes past yearG27A_1G27A_1 GA27A_1
V01836Length so far of last worried episodeG27A_4G27A_4 GA27A_4
V01837Unit of time of last worried episode, G27A.4AG27A_4AG27A_4A GA27A_4A
V01839Worried episode ended or still ongoingG27A_6GA27A_6
V01840Worried episode ended or still ongoingG27A_6
V01841Length of 1st worried episode in past yearG27A_7G27A_7 GA27A_7
V01842Unit of time of 1st worried episode in past yr, G27A.7G27A_7AG27A_7A GA27A_7A
V01845Recent worried episode ended or ongoingG27A_9GA27A_9
V01844Recent worried episode ended or ongoingG27A_9
V01846# of months in past year had worried episodeG27BG27B GA27B
V01847Age last time had 1 of these worried episodesG27CG27C GA27C
V01848Lifetime # of worry/anxious/nervous episodes 1+ mthG28G28 GA28
V01850Length of worried episodeG30G30A* GA30A*
V01851Unit time episode lastG30AG30* GA30*
V01852Length of longest worried episodeG31G31A* GA31A*
V01853# episodes brought on by stressful experience G31_1G31_1 GA31_1
V01854Unit time longest episodeG31AG31* GA31*
V01855# years in lifetime having at least 1 episodeG32G32 GA32
V01857Longest continuous # of years w/ 1 + episodes per yearG34G34 GA34
V01859Worst worried mth +-often tenseG36AG36A GA36A
V01860Worst worried mth +-often butterflies in stomachG36BG36B GA36B
V01861Worst worried mth +-often restlessG36CG36C GA36C
V01862Worst worried mth +-often sudden panicG36DG36D GA36D
V01863Worst worried mth +-often worrying thoughtsG36EG36E GA36E
V01864Worst worried mth +-often at ease and relaxedG36FG36F GA36F
V01865Worst worried mth +-often frighten/awful going to happenG36GG36G GA36G
V01866Worried by frightened feelingG37G37 GA37
V01867Extent which severe worry interfered w/ home mgmtG38AG38A* GA38A*
V01868Extent which severe worry interfered w/ ability to workG38BG38B* GA38B*
V01869Extent which severe worry interf w/ form/maint relationsG38CG38C* GA38C*
V01870Extent which severe worry interfered w/ social lifeG38DG38D* GA38D*
V01873# of days past year unable to work/acts due worry/anxiousG40G40 GA40
V01874Saw medical doc or professional for worry/anxious/nervousG44G44 GA44A*
V01875Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:1st mentionG44_1_01
V01878Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:2nd mentionG44_1_02
V01879Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:3rd mentionG44_1_03
V01880Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:4th mentionG44_1_04
V01881Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:5th mentionG44_1_05
V01882Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:6th mentionG44_1_06
V01883Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:7th mentionG44_1_07
V01884Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:8th mentionG44_1_08
V01885Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:9th mentionG44_1_09
V01876Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:10th mentionG44_1_10
V01877Talked to professional about worry/anx/nerv:11th mentionG44_1_11
V01886Age 1st talked to med professional about worry/anx/nervG44AG44A
V01887Received helpful/effective treatment for worry/anxious/nervG56G56
V01888Age 1st received helpful/effective trmt for worry/anx/nervG56AG56A
V01889# prof talked to for worry/anxiety incl helpful trmt docG56BG56B
V01890# professional talked to about worry/anxious/nervousG56CG56C
V01891Received professional treatment for worry in past 12 mthsG58G58
V01892Hospitalized overnight for worry/anxious/nervousG59G59 GA50
V01893# close relatives were worried/anxious peopleG59_1G59_1
V01894Age 1st hospitalized overnight for worry/anxious/nervousG59AG59A GA50A*
V01895Talked to med doc or prof about worry in past 12 mthsGA44
V01896Tried to get professional help for worryGA44B
V01897Reason didn't get help for worry-1st mentionGA44C1
V01898Reason didn't get help for worry-2nd mentionGA44C2
V018991st time seen professional for worryGA45
V01900Age 1st seen professional for worryGA46
V01901Talked to psychiatrist for worryGA47A
V01902Talked to other mental health professional for worryGA47B
V01903Talked to family doctor for worryGA47C
V01904Talked to other medical doctor for worryGA47D
V01905Talked to other hlth professional for worryGA47E
V01906Talked to religious or spiritual advisor for worryGA47F
V01907Talked to healer for worryGA47G
V01908Professional was helpfulGA48
V01909Treatment received for worry-1st mentionGA491
V01910Treatment received for worry-2nd mentionGA492
V01911Treatment received for worry-3rd mentionGA493
V01912Treatment received for worry-4th mentionGA494
V01913# times hospitalized for worryGA50B
V01914Received help from family/friends/acquaint for worryGA51
V01915Tried to get help from family/friends/acquaint for worryGA51A
V09200Why not GAD help from fam/friends-1st mentionGA51B1
V09201Why not GAD help from fam/friends-2nd mentionGA51B2

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