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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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IDLabelCPESNLAASNSAL
PT55CAge when event, PT55 happenedV03585PT55CPT55C
PT55D1Duration situation, PT55V03586PT55D1PT55D1
PT55D2Unit time PT55D1V03587PT55D2PT55D2
PT57A1Age at most upsetting traumatic event not reportedV03590PT57A1PT57A1
PT57A2Duration of traumatic event not reportedV03592PT57A2*PT57A2
PT57A3Unit time traumatic event not reportedV03593PT57A3PT57A3
PT58ATOTAL EVENT TYPE RECORDEDV03594PT58A
PT58BRANDOMLY ASSIGNED EVENT TYPEV03595PT58B
PT58CTOTAL # RANDOM EVENT OCCUREDV03596PT58C
PT58D(RANDOM) OCCURRENCE OF RANDOM EVENTV03597PT58D
PT59B_5Age at time of random eventV03602PT59B_5
PT59BAge RANDOM EVENTV03601
PT62_INTRO2Post-traumatic stress following traumatic experiencesV03608PT62_INTPT62A*
PT62_INTRO3Post-traumatic stress-2-3 traumatic expV03609PT62_IN2PT62B*
PT62_INTRO4Post-traumatic stress-3+ traumatic expV03610PT62_IN3PT62C*
PT62_1Post-traumatic stress for 30+ days after worst traumatic expV03607PT62_1PT62_1
PT64Event that led to most problemsV03616PT64PT64*
PT64AAge at worst eventV03617PT64APT64A
PT67During worst event- felt terrified/very frightenedV03620PT67PT67*
PT67ADuring worst event- felt helplessV03621PT67APT67A
PT67BDuring worst event-felt shock or horrifiedV03622PT67BPT67B
PT67CDuring worst event-felt numb V03623PT67CPT67C
PT68Tried not to think about worst event in following wks/mths/yrsV03624PT68*PT68*
PT69Purposely avoided reminder of worst eventV03625PT69PT69*
PT70Unable to remember details of worst eventV03626PT70PT70*
PT71Lost interest in enjoyable things after worst eventV03627PT71PT71*
PT72Emotionally distant after worst eventV03628PT72PT72*
PT73Trouble feeling love/happy/warmth to others after worst eventV03629PT73PT73*
PT74No future plan because would be cut short after worst eventV03630PT74PT74*
PT86Had repeated unwanted memory of worst eventV03634PT86PT86*
PT87Had repeated unpleasant dreams after worst eventV03635PT87PT87*
PT88Had flashbacks after worst event happeningV03636PT88PT88*
PT89Upset when reminded of worst eventV03637PT89PT89*
PT90Had physical reactions when reminded of worst eventV03638PT90PT90*
PT102Trouble sleeping during most affected time after worst eventV03641PT102PT102*
PT103Irritable during most affected time after worst eventV03642PT103PT103*
PT104Trouble concentrate during most affect time after worst eventV03643PT104PT104*
PT105More alert during most affected time after worst eventV03644PT105PT105*
PT106Jumpy during most affected time after worst eventV03645PT106PT106*
PT110ADuration continued reactions to worst eventV03648PT110APT110A
PT110BUnit time continued reactions to worst eventV03649PT110BPT110B
PT110CReactions to worst event continued over 1 monthV03650PT110CPT110C
PT113Frequency of intense reactions to worst eventV03653PT113PT113
PT114Amount of distress caused by reactions to worst eventV03655PT114PT114
PT115Amount worst event reactions disrupt/interfere with daily lifeV03656PT115PT115
PT118Next questions refer RANDOM EVENTV03659PT118
PT119Age at RANDOM EVENTV03660
PT119ACorrect age at random eventV03661PT119A
PT120Age at random event (2)V03663PT120
PT120ACorrect age at random eventV03664PT120A
PT121A01RAND/OTH EVNT link:1st mention (17 iterations)V03667PT121A01
PT122# of R's random event typeV03699PT122
PT207During random event-felt terrified/very frightenedV03903PT207
PT207ADuring random event-felt helplessV03907PT207A
PT207BDuring random event-shocked/horrifiedV03908PT207B
PT207CDuring random event-felt numbV03909PT207C
PT207_1Had emotional problems after random eventV03905PT207_1
PT207_2Reactions to random event last 30 days or more V03906PT207_2
PT208Tried not to think about random event wks/mths/yrs afterV03910PT208*
PT209Purposely avoid reminders of random eventV03911PT209
PT210Unable to remember details of random eventV03912PT210
PT211Lost interest in things previously enjoyed after random eventV03913PT211
PT212Felt emotionally distant from others after random eventV03914PT212
PT213Trouble feeling normal feelings for others after random eventV03915PT213
PT214No future plan after random eventV03916PT214
PT217ATime frame reactions began after random eventV03920PT217A
PT217BUnit time, PT217AV03921PT217B
PT218A# weeks/years had reactions after random eventV03922PT218A
PT218BUnit time had reactions after random event, PT218AV03923PT218B
PT219Freq most intense reactions occurredV03925PT219
PT220Severity of distress reactions caused youV03926PT220
PT221Extent to which reactions interfered with daily lifeV03927PT221
PT222Had repeated unwanted memories of random eventV03928PT222*
PT223Had repeated unpleasant dreams about random eventV03929PT223
PT224Had flashbacks of random eventV03930PT224
PT225Upset when reminded of random eventV03931PT225
PT226Had physial reaction when reminded of random eventV03932PT226
PT228AHow soon afer random event reactions occurredV03934PT228A
PT228BUnit time, PT228AV03935PT228B
PT229ADuration of GRP2 reactions to random eventV03936PT229A
PT229BUnit time, PT229AV03937PT229B
PT230Frequency GRP2 most intense reactions occurredV03939PT230
PT231Distress reactions to random event caused youV03940PT231
PT232Extent to which reactions interfered with daily lifeV03941PT232
PT233Trouble sleeping during most affected time after random eventV03942PT233*
PT234More irritable during most affected time after random eventV03943PT234
PT235Trouble concentrate during most affected time after rand evntV03944PT235
PT236More alert/watchful during most affected time after rand evntV03945PT236
PT237Jumpy during most affected time after random eventV03946PT237
PT239AHow soon after RAND EVENT have reactionsV03948PT239A
PT239BUnit time, PT239AV03949PT239B
PT240ADuration continued reactions to random eventV03950PT240A
PT240BUnit time, PT240AV03951PT240B
PT241Frequency of intense reaction times after random eventV03953PT241
PT242Severity of distress reactions caused youV03954PT242
PT243Extent to which reactions interfered with daily lifeV03955PT243
PT246Ever talk professional about reaction RAND EVENTV03958PT246
PT246AAge 1st talk professional about reactionV03959PT246A
PT256Received helpful/effective treatment for reactionsV03983PT256
PT256AAge 1st received helpful/effective treatment for reactionsV03984PT256A
PT256B# of profs talked to about reactions incl helpful treatment docV03985PT256B
PT256C# professionals ever talked to about reactionsV03986PT256C
PT2613 or more reactions assoc w/ trauma in past 12 mthsV03990PT261*PT261*
PT262Last time had any reactionsV03991PT262PT262
PT263# weeks past year have any reactionsV03992PT263PT263
PT26501Trauma event caused recent reaction-1st mention (16 iterations)V03994PT26501PT26501
PT2671 event caused most upsetting reaction in past 12 mthsV04024PT267PT267
PT268Event that caused most upsetting reaction in past 12 mthsV04025PT268PT268
PT269Worst month past year- lose interest in enjoyable thingsV04026PT269PT269
PT270Worst month past year-felt emotionally distantV04027PT270PT270
PT271Worst month in past year-trouble feeling love/happy/warmthV04028PT271PT271
PT272Worst mth past yr-no future plansV04029PT272PT272
PT273Worst month past year-trouble sleepingV04030PT273PT273
PT274Worst month past year-felt more jumpyV04031PT274PT274
PT275Worst month past year-avoid reminders of eventV04032PT275PT275
PT278AWorst month past year-PTSD interfered with home mgmtV04034PT278A*PT278A
PT278BWorst month past year-PTSD interfered with workV04035PT278B*PT278B
PT278CWorst month past year-PTSD interf w/ form/maint relationsV04036PT278C*PT278C
PT278DWorst month past year-PTSD interfered with social lifeV04037PT278D*PT278D
PT280# days past year unable to work/normal acts due to PTSDV04039PT280PT280
PT281Received prof treatment for PTSD in past 12 mthsV04040PT281PT281

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