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Beck Suicide Intent Scale

163 Shared Subjects

N/A
Clinical Assessments
Suicide
12/19/2016
bsis01
11/17/2021
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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*
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
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 subject at birth M;F; O; NR M = Male; F = Female; O=Other; NR = Not reported
Query mlap1 Integer Recommended Isolation: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0=Someone present; 1=Someone nearby or in visual or vocal contact; 2=No one nearby or in visual or vocal contact
Query mrap2 Integer Recommended Timing: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0=Someone present; 1=Someone nearby or in visual or vocal contact; 2=No one nearby or in visual or vocal contact
Query mlap2 Integer Recommended Timing: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0=Timed so that intervention is probablye; 1=Times so that intervention is not likely; 2=Timed so that intervention is highly unlikely
Query mlap3 Integer Recommended Precaution against discovery/intervention: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = No precautions; 1 = Passive precautions such as avoiding others but doing nothing to prevent their intervention (alone in room with unlocked door); 2 = Active precautions (locked door)
Query mrap3 Integer Recommended Precaution against discovery/intervention: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = No precautions; 1 = Passive precautions such as avoiding others but doing nothing to prevent their intervention (alone in room with unlocked door); 2 = Active precautions (locked door)
Query mlap4 Integer Recommended Acting to get help during/after attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Notified potential helper regarding attempt; 1 = Contacted but did not specifically notify potential helper regarding attempt; 2 = Did not contact/notify potential helper
Query mrap4 Integer Recommended Acting to get help during/after attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Notified potential helper regarding attempt; 1 = Contacted but did not specifically notify potential helper regarding attempt; 2 = Did not contact/notify potential helper
Query mlap5 Integer Recommended Final acts in anticipation of death: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = Patient thought about making or made some arrangements in anticipation of death; 2 = Definite plans made (change in will, giving gifts, taking out insurance)
Query mrap5 Integer Recommended Final acts in anticipation of death: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = Patient thought about making or made some arrangements in anticipation of death; 2 = Definite plans made (change in will, giving gifts, taking out insurance)
Query mlap6 Integer Recommended Active preparation for attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = No preparation; 1 = Minimal/moderate preparation; 2 = Extensive preparation
Query mrap6 Integer Recommended Active preparation for attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = No preparation; 1 = Minimal/moderate preparation; 2 = Extensive preparation
Query mlap7 Integer Recommended Suicide note: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Absence of note; 1 = Note written, but torn up or note thought about; 2 = Presence of note
Query mrap7 Integer Recommended Suicide note: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Absence of note; 1 = Note written, but torn up or note thought about; 2 = Presence of note
Query mlap8 Integer Recommended Overt communication of intent before the Attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = Equivocal communication; 2 = Unequivocal communication
Query mrap8 Integer Recommended Overt communication of intent before the Attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = Equivocal communication; 2 = Unequivocal communication
Query mlap9 Integer Recommended Alleged purpose of attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = To manipulate environment, get attention, revenge; 1 = Components of "0" and "2"; 2 = To escape, surcease, solve problems
Query mrap9 Integer Recommended Alleged purpose of attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = To manipulate environment, get attention, revenge; 1 = Components of "0" and "2"; 2 = To escape, surcease, solve problems
Query mlap10 Integer Recommended Expectations of fatality: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Thought death was unlikely; 1 = Thought death was possible but not probable; 2 = Thought death was probable or certain
Query mrap10 Integer Recommended Expectations of fatality: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Thought death was unlikely; 1 = Thought death was possible but not probable; 2 = Thought death was probable or certain
Query mlap11 Integer Recommended Concept of method's lethality: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Did less than he/she thought was lethal; 1 = Wasn't sure what he/she did would be lethal; 2 = Act equaled or exceeded what he/she thought would be lethal
Query mrap11 Integer Recommended Concept of method's lethality: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Did less than he/she thought was lethal; 1 = Wasn't sure what he/she did would be lethal; 2 = Act equaled or exceeded what he/she thought would be lethal
Query mlap12 Integer Recommended Seruiousness of attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Did not attempt to end life; 1 = Uncertain about seriousness to end life; 2 = Seriously attempted to end life
Query mrap12 Integer Recommended Seruiousness of attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Did not attempt to end life; 1 = Uncertain about seriousness to end life; 2 = Seriously attempted to end life
Query mlap13 Integer Recommended Attitude toward living/dying: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Did not want to die; 1 = Components of "0" and "2"; 2 = Wanted to die
Query mrap13 Integer Recommended Attitude toward living/dying: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Did not want to die; 1 = Components of "0" and "2"; 2 = Wanted to die
Query mlap14 Integer Recommended Concept of medical rescuability: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Thought that death would be unlikely if received medical attention; 1 = Was uncertain whether death could be averted by medical attention; 2 = Was certain of death even if he/she received medical attention
Query mrap14 Integer Recommended Concept of medical rescuability: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Thought that death would be unlikely if received medical attention; 1 = Was uncertain whether death could be averted by medical attention; 2 = Was certain of death even if he/she received medical attention
Query mlap15 Integer Recommended Degree of premeditation: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = None, impulsive; 1 = Suicide contemplated for three hours or less prior to attempt; 2 = Suicide contemplated for more than three hours prior to attempt
Query mrap15 Integer Recommended Degree of premeditation: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = None, impulsive; 1 = Suicide contemplated for three hours or less prior to attempt; 2 = Suicide contemplated for more than three hours prior to attempt
Query mlap16 Integer Recommended Reaction to Attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Sorry that he/she made attempt; feels foolish/ashamed; 1 = Accepts both attempt and its failure; 2 = Regrets failure of attempt
Query mrap16 Integer Recommended Reaction to Attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Sorry that he/she made attempt; feels foolish/ashamed; 1 = Accepts both attempt and its failure; 2 = Regrets failure of attempt
Query mlap17 Integer Recommended Visualization of death: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = Life-after-death, reunion with ancestors; 1 = Never ending sleep, darkness, end-of-things; 2 = No conceptions of, or thoughts about, death
Query mrap17 Integer Recommended Visualization of death: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = Life-after-death, reunion with ancestors; 1 = Never ending sleep, darkness, end-of-things; 2 = No conceptions of, or thoughts about, death
Query mlap18 Integer Recommended Number of previous attempts: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = One or two; 2 = Three or more
Query mrap18 Integer Recommended Number of previous attempts: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0 = None; 1 = One or two; 2 = Three or more
Query mlap19 Integer Recommended Relationship between alcohol intake and attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2;9 0 = Some alcohol intake prior to but not related to attempt, reportedly not enough to impair judgement, reality testing; 1 = Enough alcohol intake to impair judgement, reality testing and diminish responsibility; 2 = Intentional intake of alcohol in order to facilitate implementation of attempt; 9 = No alcohol intake immediately prior to attempt
Query mrap19 Integer Recommended Relationship between alcohol intake and attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2;9 0 = Some alcohol intake prior to but not related to attempt, reportedly not enough to impair judgement, reality testing; 1 = Enough alcohol intake to impair judgement, reality testing and diminish responsibility; 2 = Intentional intake of alcohol in order to facilitate implementation of attempt; 9 = No alcohol intake immediately prior to attempt
Query mlap20 Integer Recommended Relationship between drug intake and attempt: Max Lethal Attempt 0::2;9 0 = Some drug intake prior to but not related to attempt, reportedly not enough to impair judgement, reality testing; 1 = Enough drug intake to impair judgement, reality testing and diminish responsibility; 2 = Intentional intake of drug in order to facilitate implementation of attempt; 9 = No drug intake immediately prior to attempt
Query mrap20 Integer Recommended Relationship between drug intake and attempt: Most Recent Attempt 0::2;9 0 = Some drug intake prior to but not related to attempt, reportedly not enough to impair judgement, reality testing; 1 = Enough drug intake to impair judgement, reality testing and diminish responsibility; 2 = Intentional intake of drug in order to facilitate implementation of attempt; 9 = No drug intake immediately prior to attempt
Query estmrelb Integer Recommended Estimated reliability of patient 1::4 1 = Uncertain; 2 = Poor; 3 = Fair; 4 = Good
Query virp1 Integer Recommended Confusion as a medical consequence of attempt 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query virp2 Integer Recommended Disorientation at the time of attempt due to alcohol or drug abuse 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query virp3 Integer Recommended Disorientation at time of attempt due to emotional state 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query virp4 Integer Recommended Lack of truthfulness or reluctance to disclose information 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query virp5 Integer Recommended Current memory impairment, amnesia, "blocking" regarding attempt 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query virp6 Integer Recommended Current withdrawal, partial mutism, inability to verbalize 1::4 1 = None; 2 = Some; 3 = Moderate; 4 = Severe
Query noansobj String 250 Recommended Objective" items that patient didn't explicitly answer
Query confd1 Integer Recommended Clinician's confidence in his/her inferences about above questions 1::4 1 = N/A; 2 = Low; 3 = Moderate; 4 = High
Query noansrpt String 250 Recommended Self-report" items that pateints didn't explicitly answer
Query confd2 Integer Recommended Clinician's confidence in his/her inferences about above questions 1::4 1 = N/A; 2 = Low; 3 = Moderate; 4 = High
sup1txt String 250 Recommended Why did the patient choose this particular method? (Enter patient's verbatim response. ) Patient's Response:
Query sup1ans Integer Recommended Why did the patient choose this particular method? (Check the appropriate category. ) 0::7 0 = Most immediately accessible; 1 = Believed to be most lethal; 2 = Least painful; 3 = Method suggested by another person; 4 = Imitation of suicide attempt by another person; 5 = Method suggested or demanded by voices; 6 = Method has particular psychological or symbolic significance to this patient; 7 = Other
Query sup2 Integer Recommended If the patient took a drug overdose and had ingested alcohol, was he or she aware of the fact that the combined effects of alcohol and certain drugs are greater than the total of their separate effects? 0;1;3 0 = Yes, patient was aware of it; 1 = No, he/she was not aware of it; 3 = Question is not applicable to this case
Query sup3 Integer Recommended What is the relationship between alcohol ingestion and the attempt? 0::6 0 = No alcohol ingestion; 1 = Alcohol ingestion was normal for this patient and was related to the suicide attempt; 2 = Alcohol ingestion was excessive and may have impaired judgement, but patient did not drink in order to facilitate the attempt; 3 = Patient drank excessively to gain courage for the attempt; 4 = Patient drank in order to add to the effects of an overdose 5 = Patient took alcohol in combination with a drug overdose, knowing that this would produce an extra lethal effect; 6 = Alcohol ingestion was related to the attempt in another way
Query tllas Integer Recommended Total Most Lethal Attempt: Summary NA=-9
Query tlras Integer Recommended Total Most Recent Attempt: Summary
Query tllas_1_15 Integer Recommended Total Most Lethal Attempt: Summary (items 1 to 15)
Query tlras_1_15 Integer Recommended Total Most Recent Attempt: Summary (items 1 to 15)
Query site String 101 Recommended Site Study Site
Query visit String 60 Recommended Visit name
Query days_baseline Integer Recommended Days since baseline
Query mrap1 Integer Recommended Isolation: Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0=Someone present; 1=Someone nearby or in visual or vocal contact; 2=No one nearby or in visual or vocal contact
Query version_form String 121 Recommended Form used/assessment name
Query mladay Integer Recommended Most lethal attempt date (days from baseline)
Query mrsaday Integer Recommended Most recent suicide attempt date (days from baseline)
premedmla Integer Recommended Premeditation: Max Lethal Attempt 0::3 0= Impulsive, no premeditation; 1= Considered act for less than 1 hour; 2= Considered act for less than 1 day; 3= Considered act for more than 1 day
premedmra Integer Recommended Premeditation: Most Recent Attempt 0::3 0= Impulsive, no premeditation; 1= Considered act for less than 1 hour; 2= Considered act for less than 1 day; 3= Considered act for more than 1 day
dthynumla Integer Recommended Would death have occurred without medical treatment? Max Lethal Attempt 0::2 0= No; 1= Uncertain; 2= Yes
dthynumra Integer Recommended Would death have occurred without medical treatment? Most Recent Attempt 0::2 0= No; 1= Uncertain; 2= Yes
suiatt Integer Recommended suicide number of attempts
trtemprb Integer Recommended Is subject getting treatment for emotional problems? 0;1 0= No; 1= Yes
trtemprbresp String 100 Recommended Is subject getting treatment for emotional problems? Response
think_would Integer Recommended Did you think that (method of suicide attempt) would kill you? 0::2 0= Thought that what they had done would not kill them?; 1= Unsure whether what they had done would kill them; 2= Believed that what they had done would kill them
glad_recov Integer Recommended Are you glad that you recovered? 0::2 0= Patient glad they have recovered; 1= Patient uncertain whether they are glad or sorry; 2= Patient sorry they have recovered
out_pred Integer Recommended Predictable outcome in terms of circumstances known to patient 0::2 0= Survival certain; 1= Death unlikely; 2= Death likely or certain
mra02 Date Recommended Date: Most Recent Attempt
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