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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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Brown Assessment of Beliefs Scale

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Query Element Name Data Type Size Required Description Value Range Notes Aliases
subjectkey GUID Required The NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subject NDAR*
src_subject_id String 20 Required Subject ID how it's defined in lab/project
interview_date Date Required Date on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging/biospecimen was completed. MM/DD/YYYY Required field
interview_age Integer Required Age in months at the time of the interview/test/sampling/imaging. 0 :: 1260 Age 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.
sex String 20 Required Sex of the subject M;F M = Male; F = Female gender
Query bkgrnd_diag String 255 Recommended Diagnosis. Provided by parent
strtx1 String 250 Recommended Treatment received
Query belief String 500 Recommended Describe principal belief(s) during the past week:
Query conviction Integer Recommended Conviction: How convinced are you of these ideas/beliefs? Are you certain your ideas/beliefs are accurate? 0::4 0 = Completely convinced beliefs are false (0% certainty); 1 = Beliefs are probably not true, or substantial doubt exists; 2 = Beliefs may or may not be true, or unable to decide whether beliefs are true or not; 3 = Fairly convinced that beliefs are true but an element of doubt exists; 4 = Completely convinced about the reality of held beliefs (100% certainty)
Query perception Integer Recommended Perception of others' views of beliefs: What do you think other people (would) think of your beliefs? How certain are you that most people think your beliefs make sense? 0::4 0 = Completely certain that most people think these beliefs are unrealistic; 1 = Fairly certain that most people think these beliefs are unrealistic; 2 = Others may or may not think beliefs are unrealistic, or uncertain about others' views concerning these beliefs; 3 = Fairly certain that most people think these beliefs are realistic; 4 = Completely certain that most people think these beliefs are realistic
Query explanation Integer Recommended Explanation of differing views: How do you explain the difference between what you think and what others think about the accuracy of your beliefs? 0::4 0 = Completely certain that beliefs are unrealistic or absurd; 1 = Fairly certain that beliefs are unrealistic; 2 = Uncertain about why others don't agree - beliefs may be unrealistic OR others may be wrong; 3 = Farily certain that beliefs are true, view of others is less accurate; 4 = Completely certain that beliefs are true, view of others is not accurate
Query fixity Integer Recommended Fixity of ideas: If I were to question/challenge the accuracy of your beliefs, what would your reaction be? Could I convince you that you're wrong? 0::4 0 = Eager to consider the possiblity that beliefs may be false; demonstrates no reluctance to entertain this possibility; 1 = Easily willing to consider the possiblity that beliefs may be false, reluctance to do so is minimal; 2 = Somewhat willing to consider the possbility that beliefs may be false, but moderate resistance is present; 3 = Clearly reluctant to consider the possbility that beliefs may be false, reluctance is significant; 4 = Absolutely refuses to consider the possiblity that beliefs may be false-i.e., beliefs are fixed
Query disprove Integer Recommended Attempt to disprove ideas. How actively do you try to disprove or reject your ideas/beliefs? How much of an effort do you make to convince yourself that your beliefs are inaccurate? 0::4 0 = Always involved in trying to disprove beliefs, or not necessary to disprove because beliefs are not true; 1 = Usually tries to disprove beliefs; 2 = Sometimes tries to disprove beliefs; 3 = Occasionally attempts to disprove beliefs; 4 = Makes no attempt to disprove beliefs
Query insightful Integer Recommended Insight. What do you think has caused you to have these beliefs? Do they have a psychiatric (or psychological) cause, or are they actually true? 0::4 0 = Beliefs definitely have a psychiatric/psychological cause; 1 = Beliefs probably have a psychiatric/psychological cause; 2 = Beliefs possibly have a psychiatric/psychological cause; 3 = Beliefs probably do not have a psychiatric/psychological cause; 4 = Beliefs definitely do not have a psychiatric/psychological cause
Query idor Integer Recommended Ideas/Delusions Of Reference: Does it ever seem that people are talking about you or taking special notice of you because of your belief? 0::4 0 = No, others definitely do not take special notice of me; 1 = Others probably do not take special notice of me; 2 = Others may or may not take special notice of me; 3 = Others probably do take special notice of me; 4 = Others definitely do take special notice of me. Additional item (Do not include in total score)
Query babs_total Integer Recommended Total BABS score Sum of Questions 1 - 6
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

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