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The Filter Cart provides a powerful way to query and access data for which you may be interested.  

A few points related to the filter cart are important to understand with the NDA Query/Filter implementation: 

First, the filter cart is populated asyncronously.  So, when you run a query, it may take a moment to populate but this will happen in the background so you can define other queries during this time.  

When you are adding your first filter, all data associated with your query will be added to the filter cart (whether it be a collection, a concept, a study, a data structure/elment or subjects). Not all data structures or collections will necessarily be displayed.  For example, if you select the NDA imaging structure image03, and further restrict that query to scan_type fMRI, only fMRI images will appear and only the image03 structure will be shown.  To see other data structures, select "Find All Subject Data" which will query all data for those subjects. When a secord or third filter is applied, an AND condition is used.  A subject must exist in all filters.  If the subject does not appear in any one filter, that subjects data will not be included in your filter cart. If that happens, clear your filter cart, and start over.  

It is best to package more data than you need and access those data using other tools, independent of the NDA (e.g. miNDAR snapshot), to limit the data selected.  If you have any questions on data access, are interested in using avaialble web services, or need help accessing data, please contact us for assistance.  

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Adolescent Life Events Questionnaire

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Element NameData TypeSizeRequiredDescriptionValue RangeNotesAliases
subjectkeyGUIDRequiredThe NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subjectNDAR*
src_subject_idString20RequiredSubject ID how it's defined in lab/project
interview_dateDateRequiredDate on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging/biospecimen was completed. MM/DD/YYYYRequired field
interview_ageIntegerRequiredAge in months at the time of the interview/test/sampling/imaging.0 :: 1260Age is rounded to chronological month. If the research participant is 15-days-old at time of interview, the appropriate value would be 0 months. If the participant is 16-days-old, the value would be 1 month.
sexString20RequiredSex of the subjectM;FM = Male; F = Femalegender, sex
aleq_1IntegerRecommendedFeeling pressure by friends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_2IntegerRecommendedFighting with or problems with a friend1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_3IntegerRecommendedDeath of a family member1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_4IntegerRecommendedHospitalization of a family member or relative1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_5IntegerRecommendedGot a bad grade on an exam, project, or paper in class1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_6IntegerRecommendedBeing around people who are inconsiderate/ offensive1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_7IntegerRecommendedArrest of a family member1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_8IntegerRecommendedGetting in trouble or being suspended from school1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_9IntegerRecommendedHassles, arguments, or fights with other students or peers1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_10IntegerRecommendedFinancial troubles or money problems1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_11IntegerRecommendedGetting bad grades on progress reports1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_12IntegerRecommendedHaving bad classes or teachers1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_13IntegerRecommendedHaving few or no friends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_14IntegerRecommendedArguments or fights between parents1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_15IntegerRecommendedHaving plans fall through (not going on a trip, etc.)1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_16IntegerRecommendedDeath of a relative1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_17IntegerRecommendedFamily member or relative having emotional problems1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_18IntegerRecommendedArguments or problems with boy/girlfriends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_19IntegerRecommendedParents discovered something you didnt want them to know1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_20IntegerRecommendedNot spending enough time with family members or friends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_21IntegerRecommendedProblems or arguments with parents, siblings, or family members1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_22IntegerRecommendedProblems or arguments with teachers or principal1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_23IntegerRecommendedDeath of a friend1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_24IntegerRecommendedParent lost job1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_25IntegerRecommendedParents getting divorced1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_26IntegerRecommendedNot getting along with parents1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_27IntegerRecommendedGetting punished by parents1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_28IntegerRecommendedFriend having emotional problems1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_29IntegerRecommendedBreaking up with or rejected by boy/girlfriend1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_30IntegerRecommendedFriend is criticizing you behind your back1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_31IntegerRecommendedFamily member is criticizing you behind your back1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_32IntegerRecommendedParents are disappointed in you1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_33IntegerRecommendedNot getting along with your friends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_34IntegerRecommendedTrying to, but cant please your friends1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_35IntegerRecommendedTrying to, but cant please your parents1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_36IntegerRecommendedPressured to do something you dont want to do1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_37IntegerRecommendedProblems with gangs or violence in community1::51= Never; 2= Rarely; 3= Sometimes; 4= Frequently; 5= Always
aleq_totalIntegerRecommendedTotal of all ALEQ items
Data Structure

This page displays the data structure defined for the measure identified in the title and structure short name. The table below displays a list of data elements in this structure (also called variables) and the following information:

  • Element Name: This is the standard element name
  • Data Type: Which type of data this element is, e.g. String, Float, File location.
  • Size: If applicable, the character limit of this element
  • Required: This column displays whether the element is Required for valid submissions, Recommended for valid submissions, Conditional on other elements, or Optional
  • Description: A basic description
  • Value Range: Which values can appear validly in this element (case sensitive for strings)
  • Notes: Expanded description or notes on coding of values
  • Aliases: A list of currently supported Aliases (alternate element names)
  • For valid elements with shared data, on the far left is a Filter button you can use to view a summary of shared data for that element and apply a query filter to your Cart based on selected value ranges

At the top of this page you can also:

  • Use the search bar to filter the elements displayed. This will not filter on the Size of Required columns
  • Download a copy of this definition in CSV format
  • Download a blank CSV submission template prepopulated with the correct structure header rows ready to fill with subject records and upload

Please email the The NDA Help Desk with any questions.

Distribution for DataStructure: aleq01 and Element:
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Filters enable researchers to view the data shared in NDA before applying for access or for selecting specific data for download or NDA Study assignment. For those with access to NDA shared data, you may select specific values to be included by selecting an individual bar chart item or by selecting a range of values (e.g. interview_age) using the "Add Range" button. Note that not all elements have appropriately distinct values like comments and subjectkey and are not available for filtering. Additionally, item level detail is not always provided by the research community as indicated by the number of null values given.

Filters for multiple data elements within a structure are supported. Selections across multiple data structures will be supported in a future version of NDA.