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Generalized Anxiety Disorder

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G101Worried period-what was anxious about-1st mention (26 iterations)V01743G1_01* GA101
G3Ever think worry/anxious/nervous excessiveV01776G3 GA3
G4How often hard to control worry/anxious/nervousV01777G4 GA4
G4AFreq so nervous that could not think of else regardlessV01778G4A GA4A
G5Longest period mths/years worry/anxious/nerv most daysV01780G5 GA5
G5AUnit of time worried 1+ mths, G5V01783G5A GA5A
G9AWorst worried mth +- felt restless/on edgeV01785G9A GA9A
G9BWorst worried mth +- got tired easilyV01786G9B GA9B
G9CWorst worried mth +- more irritableV01787G9C GA9C
G9DWorst worried mth + - difficulty concentrateV01788G9D GA9D
G9EWorst worried mth +- tense/sore musclesV01789G9E GA9E
G9FWorst worried mth +-sleep problemsV01790G9F GA9F
G10AWorst worried mth +-heart racingV01791G10A GA10A
G10BWorst worried mth +-often sweatV01792G10B GA10B
G10CWorst worried mth +- trembleV01793G10C GA10C
G10DWorst worried mth +- had dry mouthV01794G10D GA10D
G10EWorst worried mth +- felt sad/depressed most of timeV01795G10E GA10E
G13AWorst worried mth +- feel dizzy/lightheadedV01799G13A GA13A
G13BWorst worried month +-short of breathV01800G13B GA13B
G13CWorst worried mth +-felt like chokingV01801G13C GA13C
G13DWorst worried month+- had chest painV01802G13D GA13D
G13EWorst worried month +- had stomach painV01803G13E GA13E
G13FWorst worried mth +-felt nauseaV01804G13F GA13F
G13GWorst worried mth +-feel unrealV01805G13G GA13G
G13HWorst worried mth +-feel things unrealV01806G13H GA13H
G13IWorst worried mth +-fear of losing control/going crazyV01807G13I GA13I
G13JWorst worried mth +-fear passing outV01808G13J GA13J
G13KWorst worried mth +-afraid you might dieV01809G13K GA13K
G13LWorst worried mth +hot flushes/chillsV01810G13L GA13L
G13MWorst worried mth +-numbnessV01811G13M GA13M
G13NWorst worried mth +-lump in throatV01812G13N GA13N
G13OWorst worried mth +-easily startledV01813G13O GA13O
G15Severity of emotional distress exp due to worry/anxietyV01815G15 GA15
G17Extent which wry/anx/nerv interf with work/social/relationsV01816G17 GA17
G17AHow often unable work/acts due to worry/anxious/nervousV01819G17A GA17A
G18AWorry/anxious/nervous ever due to phys ill/med/drugs/alcV01820G18A GA18A
G18BWorry/anxious/nervous always due to phys ill/med/drug/alcV01821G18B GA18B
G26Remember age 1st worry/anxious/nervous + other probsV01822G26 GA26
G26AAge 1st worry/anxious/nervous episode + other probsV01823G26A GA26A
AG26B1Estimate age 1st worry/anxious/nervous + other probsV01825AG26B1 GA26B1
AG26B21st worry + other problems before started schoolV01826AG26B2 GA26B2
AG26B31st worry + other problems before teenagerV01827AG26B3 GA26B3
G26C1st worry/anx/nerv episode due to stressful exp/out of blueV01828GA26C
G27Worry/anxious/nervous epis 1+ mth in past yearV01830G27 GA27
G27ARecent worry/anxiety episodeV01831G27A GA27A
G27A_1# of worry/anxious/nervous episodes past yearV01832G27A_1 GA27A_1
G27A_4Length so far of last worried episodeV01836G27A_4 GA27A_4
G27A_4AUnit of time of last worried episode, G27A.4AV01837G27A_4A GA27A_4A
G27A_6Worried episode ended or still ongoingV01839GA27A_6
G27A_7Length of 1st worried episode in past yearV01841G27A_7 GA27A_7
G27A_7AUnit of time of 1st worried episode in past yr, G27A.7V01842G27A_7A GA27A_7A
G27A_9Recent worried episode ended or ongoingV01845GA27A_9
G27B# of months in past year had worried episodeV01846G27B GA27B
G27CAge last time had 1 of these worried episodesV01847G27C GA27C
G28Lifetime # of worry/anxious/nervous episodes 1+ mthV01848G28 GA28
G30AUnit time episode lastV01851G30* GA30*
G30Length of worried episodeV01850G30A* GA30A*
G31AUnit time longest episodeV01854G31* GA31*
G31Length of longest worried episodeV01852G31A* GA31A*
G31_1# episodes brought on by stressful experience V01853G31_1 GA31_1
G32# years in lifetime having at least 1 episodeV01855G32 GA32
G34Longest continuous # of years w/ 1 + episodes per yearV01857G34 GA34
G36AWorst worried mth +-often tenseV01859G36A GA36A
G36BWorst worried mth +-often butterflies in stomachV01860G36B GA36B
G36CWorst worried mth +-often restlessV01861G36C GA36C
G36DWorst worried mth +-often sudden panicV01862G36D GA36D
G36EWorst worried mth +-often worrying thoughtsV01863G36E GA36E
G36FWorst worried mth +-often at ease and relaxedV01864G36F GA36F
G36GWorst worried mth +-often frighten/awful going to happenV01865G36G GA36G
G37Worried by frightened feelingV01866G37 GA37
G38AExtent which severe worry interfered w/ home mgmtV01867G38A* GA38A*
G38BExtent which severe worry interfered w/ ability to workV01868G38B* GA38B*
G38CExtent which severe worry interf w/ form/maint relationsV01869G38C* GA38C*
G38DExtent which severe worry interfered w/ social lifeV01870G38D* GA38D*
G40# of days past year unable to work/acts due worry/anxiousV01873G40 GA40
G44Saw medical doc or professional for worry/anxious/nervousV01874G44 GA44A*
G44AAge 1st talked to med professional about worry/anx/nervV01886G44A
G56Received helpful/effective treatment for worry/anxious/nervV01887G56
G56AAge 1st received helpful/effective trmt for worry/anx/nervV01888G56A
G56B# prof talked to for worry/anxiety incl helpful trmt docV01889G56B
G56C# professional talked to about worry/anxious/nervousV01890G56C
G58Received professional treatment for worry in past 12 mthsV01891G58
G59Hospitalized overnight for worry/anxious/nervousV01892G59 GA50
G59AAge 1st hospitalized overnight for worry/anxious/nervousV01894G59A GA50A*
G59_1# close relatives were worried/anxious peopleV01893G59_1

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