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Barratt Impulsivity Scale

7,237 Shared Subjects

N/A
Clinical Assessments
Questionnaire
12/11/2014
bis01
05/05/2021
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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* nimhid
src_subject_id String 20 Required Subject ID how it's defined in lab/project ptid
interview_date Date Required Date on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging/biospecimen was completed. MM/DD/YYYY date_bis, testdate
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. age
sex String 20 Required Sex of subject at birth
M;F; O; NR
M = Male; F = Female; O=Other; NR = Not reported
Query bis1 Integer Recommended I/They plan tasks carefully.
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt1, bis_1, bis_1r, bis_c01, bis_pac01, bis_teen_1, obis_11_s1
Query bis2 Integer Recommended I/They do things without thinking. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt2, bis_2, bis_c02, bis_pac02, bis_teen_2, obis_11_s2
Query bis3 Integer Recommended I/They make up my mind quickly. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt3, bis_3, bis_c03, bis_pac03, bis_teen_3, obis_11_s3
Query bis4 Integer Recommended I/They am happy-go-lucky. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt4, bis_4, bis_c04, bis_pac04, bis_teen_4, obis_11_s4
Query bis5 Integer Recommended I/They don't "pay attention. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt5, bis_5, bis_c05, bis_pac05, bis_teen_5, obis_11_s5
Query bis6 Integer Recommended I/They have "racing" thoughts. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt6, bis_6, bis_c06, bis_pac06, bis_teen_6, obis_11_s6
Query bis7 Integer Recommended I/They plan trips well ahead of time. 1 :: 4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt7, bis_7, bis_7r, bis_c07, bis_pac07, bis_teen_7, obis_11_s7
Query bis8 Integer Recommended I/They am self controlled. 1 :: 4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt8, bis_8, bis_8r, bis_c08, bis_pac08, bis_teen_8, obis_11_s8
Query bis9 Integer Recommended I/They concentrate easily.
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt9, bis_9, bis_9r, bis_c09, bis_pac09, bis_teen_9, obis_11_s9
Query bis10 Integer Recommended I/They save regularly.
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt10, bis_10, bis_10r, bis_c10, bis_pac10, bis_teen_10, obis_11_s10
Query bis11 Integer Recommended I/They "squirm" at plays or lectures. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt11, bis_11, bis_c11, bis_pac11, bis_teen_11, obis_11_s11
Query bis12 Integer Recommended I/They am a careful thinker.
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt12, bis_12, bis_12r, bis_c12, bis_pac12, bis_teen_12, obis_11_s12
Query bis13 Integer Recommended I/They plan for job security.
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt13, bis_13, bis_13r, bis_c13, bis_pac13, bis_teen_13, obis_11_s13
Query bis14 Integer Recommended I/They say things without thinking. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt14, bis_14, bis_c14, bis_pac14, bis_teen_14, obis_11_s14
Query bis15 Integer Recommended I/They like to think about complex problems. 1 :: 4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt15, bis_15, bis_15r, bis_c15, bis_pac15, bis_teen_15, obis_11_s15
Query bis16 Integer Recommended I/They change jobs. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt16, bis_16, bis_c16, bis_pac16, bis_teen_16, obis_11_s16
Query bis17 Integer Recommended I/They act "on impulse. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt17, bis_17, bis_c17, bis_pac17, bis_teen_17, obis_11_s17
Query bis18 Integer Recommended I/They get easily bored when solving thought problems. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt18, bis_18, bis_c18, bis_pac18, bis_teen_18, obis_11_s18
Query bis19 Integer Recommended I/They act on the spur of the moment. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt19, bis_19, bis_c19, bis_pac19, bis_teen_19, obis_11_s19
Query bis20 Integer Recommended I/They am a steady thinker. 1 :: 4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt20, bis_20, bis_20r, bis_c20, bis_pac20, bis_teen_20, obis_11_s20
Query bis21 Integer Recommended I/They change residences./ I change where I live 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt21, bis_21, bis_c21, bis_pac21, bis_teen_21, obis_11_s21
Query bis22 Integer Recommended I/They buy things on impulse. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt22, bis_22, bis_c22, bis_pac22, bis_teen_22, obis_11_s22
Query bis23 Integer Recommended I/They can only think about one thing at a time. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt23, bis_23, bis_c23, bis_pac23, bis_teen_23, obis_11_s23
Query bis24 Integer Recommended I/They change hobbies. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt24, bis_24, bis_c24, bis_pac24, bis_teen_24, obis_11_s24
Query bis25 Integer Recommended I/They spend or charge more than I earn. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt25, bis_25, bis_c25, bis_pac25, bis_teen_25, obis_11_s25
Query bis26 Integer Recommended I/They often have extraneous thoughts when thinking./ I have outside thoughts while thinking 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt26, bis_26, bis_c26, bis_pac26, bis_teen_26, obis_11_s26
Query bis27 Integer Recommended I/They am more interested in the present than the future. 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt27, bis_27, bis_c27, bis_pac27, bis_teen_27, obis_11_s27
Query bis28 Integer Recommended I/They am restless at the theater or lectures./ I am restless at lectures or talks 1 :: 4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always barratt28, bis_28, bis_c28, bis_pac28, bis_teen_28, obis_11_s28
Query bis29 Integer Recommended I/They like puzzles. 1 :: 4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt29, bis_29, bis_29r, bis_c29, bis_pac29, bis_teen_29, obis_11_s29
Query bis30 Integer Recommended I/They am future oriented./ I plan for the future
1 :: 4
4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always barratt30, bis_30, bis_30r, bis_c30, bis_pac30, bis_teen_30, obis_11_s30
Query bis_total Integer Required BIS total score 999=NA/NK/missing o_bis_total
Query bis_f1 Integer Recommended Factor 1. Attention barratt_attentional_attention, bis_1atten, bis_atten, bis_attentional, o_bis_f1
Query bis_f2 Integer Recommended Factor 2. Motor impulsiveness barratt_motor_motor, bis_1mot, bis_motor, o_bis_f2
Query bis_f3 Integer Recommended Factor 3. Self-control barratt_nonplanning_sc, bis_1sc, o_bis_f3
Query bis_f4 Integer Recommended Factor 4. Cognitive complexity barratt_nonplanning_cogcom, bis_1cogcom, o_bis_f4
Query bis_f5 Integer Recommended Factor 5. Perseverance barratt_motor_perseverance, bis_1pers, o_bis_f5
Query bis_f6 Integer Recommended Factor 6. Cognitive instability barratt_attentional_coginstab, bis_1coginst, o_bis_f6
Query bis_fi Integer Recommended Factor I. Attentional Impulsiveness sum of 5, 6, 9, 11, 20, 24, 26, 28 bis_2attimp, o_bis_fi
Query bis_fii Integer Recommended Factor II. Motor Impulsiveness sum of 2,3,4,16, 17,19,21,22,23,25,30 bis_2motimp, o_bis_fii
Query bis_fiii Integer Recommended Factor III. Non-planning Impulsiveness. sum of 1, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 27, 29 bis_2npimp, bis_nonplan, bis_nonplanning, o_bis_fiii
Query version_form String 121 Recommended Form used/assessment name edit_date
Query bis_parcel1 Float Recommended 1. Acts impulsively mean of item 19 and 17
Query bis_parcel2 Float Recommended 2. Not planful mean of items 1 and 7
Query bis_parcel3 Float Recommended 3. Can't sit still mean of items 11 and 28
Query bis_parcel4 Float Recommended 4. Lives in the moment mean of items 13, 30 and 27
Query bis_parcel5 Float Recommended 5. Changes, moves around mean of items 21, 16 and 24
Query bis_parcel6 Float Recommended 6. Extraneous/Racing thoughts mean of items 26 and 6
Query bis_parcel7 Float Recommended 7. No concentration/self-control mean of items 8 and 9
Query bis_parcel8 Float Recommended 8. Buying and spending sprees mean of items 10, 25 and 22
Query bis_parcel9 Float Recommended 9. Not a steady thinker mean of items 20 and 12
Query bis_parcel10 Float Recommended 10. No cognitive mediation mean of items 14, 2 and 5
Query bis_parcel11 Float Recommended 11. Likes complicated things mean of items 15, 29, 18 and 23
Query bis_factor1 Float Recommended BIS FACTOR 1 Add Parcel 2 + 4 + 7 + 9 + 11
Query bis_factor2 Float Recommended BIS FACTOR-2 Add Parcel 1 + 3 + 5 + 6
Query bis_factor1_ci Float Recommended BIS FACTOR 1 Cognitive Impulsivity Sum of Parcels 2, 7 and 9
Query bis_factor2_bi Float Recommended BIS FACTOR 2 Behavioral Impulsivity Sum of Parcels 1, 5 and 6
Query bis_briefbis Float Recommended Sum the following items 1 + 2 + 5 + 8 + 9 + 12 + 14 + 19
Query bis_sit Integer Recommended I find it hard to sit still for long period of time 1::4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always
Query bis_med Integer Recommended I have regular medical/dental checkups 1::4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always
Query bis_fw Integer Recommended I finish what I start 1::4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always
Query bis_wa Integer Recommended I walk and move fast 1::4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always
Query bis_sp Integer Recommended I solve problems by trial-and-error 1::4 4= Rarely/Never; 3=Occasionally; 2=Often; 1= Almost Always/Always
Query bis_ta Integer Recommended I talk fast 1::4 1= Rarely/Never; 2=Occasionally; 3=Often; 4= Almost Always/Always
Query total_attended Integer Recommended Total number of sessions attended 0 :: 100
condition_c Integer Recommended Patient Condition 0::2 0 = Control; 1 = Self-Affirmation; 2 = Expressive Writing condition.c
timepoint_label String 50 Recommended Timepoint/visit label assessment.c, visit
respondent String 20 Recommended Respondent Mother;Father;Parent;Guardian;Teacher;Child;Self;Caregiver;Partner;Other
ca10 Float Recommended Age (years) subject_age
ccc2datecomp Date Recommended Date Completed bis_date
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