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Viewable at the top right of NDA pages, the Filter Cart is a temporary holder for filters and data they select. Filters are added to the Workspace first, before being submitted to The Filter Cart. Data selected by filters in the Filter Cart can be added to a Data Package or an NDA Study from the Data Packaging Page, by clicking the 'Create Data Package / Add Data to Study' button.

The filter cart supports combining multiple filters together, and depending on filter type will use "AND" or "OR"  when combining filters.

Multiple selections from the same filter type will result in those selections being applied with an ‘OR’ condition. For example, if you add an NDA Collection Filter with selections for both collections 2112 and 2563 to an empty Workspace, the subjects from NDA Collection 2112 ‘OR’ NDA Collection 2563 will be added to your Workspace even if a subject is in both NDA Collections. You can then add other NDA Collections to your Workspace which further extends the ‘OR’ condition.

If a different filter type is added to your Workspace, or a filter has already been submitted to the Filter Cart, the operation then performs a logical ‘AND’ operation. This means that given the subjects returned from the first filter, only those subjects that matched the first filter are returned by the second filter (i.e., subjects that satisfied both filters). Note that only the subjects specific to your filter will be added to your Filter Cart and only on data shared with the research community. Other data for those same subjects may exist (i.e., within another NDA Collection, associated with a data structure that was not requested in the query, etc.). So, users should select ‘Find all Subjects Data’ to identify all data for those specific subjects. 

Additional Tips:

  • You may query the data without an account, but to gain access you will need to create an NDA user account and apply for access.  Most data access requires that you or your lab are sponsored by an NIH recognized institution with Federal Wide Assurance (FWA).  Without access, you will not be able to obtain individual-level data. 

    Once you have selected data of interest you can:
  • Create a data package - This allows you to specify format for access/download
  • Assign to Study Cohort - Associate the data to an NDA Study allowing for a DOI to be generated and the data to be linked directly to a finding, publication, or data release. 
  • Find All Subject Data - Depending on filter types being used, not all data associated with a subject will be selected.  Data may be restricted by data structure, NDA Collection, or outcome variables (e.g., NDA Study). ‘Find All Data’ expands the fliter criteria by replacing all filters in your Filter Cart with a single Query by GUID filter for all subjects selected by those filters.

    Please Note:
  • When running a query, it may take a moment to populate the Filter Cart. Queries happen in the background so you can define other queries during this time. 
  • When you add your first filter, all data associated with your query will be added to the Filter Cart (e.g., a Concept, an NDA Collection, a Data Structure/Element, etc.). As you add additional filters, they will also display in the Filter Cart. Only the name of filter will be shown in the Filter Cart, not the underlying structures. 
  • Information about the contents of the Filter Cart can be seen by clicking "Edit”.
  • Once your results appear in the Filter Cart, you can create a data package or assign subjects to a study by selecting the 'Package/Assign to Study' option. You can also 'Edit' or 'Clear' filters.
     

Frequently Asked Questions

  • The Filter Cart currently employs basic AND/OR Boolean logic. A single filter may contain multiple selections for that filter type, e.g., a single NDA Study filter might contain NDA Study 1 and NDA Study 2. A subject that is in EITHER 1 OR 2 will be returned.  Adding multiple filters to the cart, regardless of type, will AND the result of each filter.  If NDA Study 1 and NDA Study 2 are added as individual filters, data for a subject will only be selected if the subject is included in  BOTH 1 AND 2.

  • Viewable at the top right of NDA pages, the Filter Cart is a temporary holder of data identified by the user, through querying or browsing, as being of some potential interest. The Filter Cart is where you send the data from your Workspace after it has been filtered.

  • After filters are added to the Filter Cart, users have options to ‘Create a Package’ for download, ‘Associate to Study Cohort’, or ‘Find All Subject Data’. Selecting ‘Find All Subject Data’ identifies and pulls all data for the subjects into the Filter Cart. Choosing ‘Create a Package’ allows users to package and name their query information for download. Choosing ‘Associate to Study Cohort’ gives users the opportunity to choose the Study Cohort they wish to associate this data.

Glossary

  • Once your filter cart contains the subjects of interest, select Create Data Package/Assign to Data Study which will provide options for accessing item level data and/or assigning to a study.  

  • Once queries have been added to your workspace, the next step is to Submit the Filters in the workspace to the Filter Cart.  This process runs the queries selected, saving the results within a filter cart attached to your account.  

  • The Workspace within the General Query Tool is a holding area where you can review your pending filters prior to adding them to Filter Cart. Therefore, the first step in accessing data is to select one or more items and move it into the Workspace. 

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Communication Competence Scale

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Communication Competence Scales (CCS)
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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; O; NR M = Male; F = Female; O=Other; NR = Not reported gender
Query ccs01_begin Integer Recommended 1. I find it easy to get along with others - beginning of quarter 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs01_end Integer Recommended 1. I find it easy to get along with others - end of quarter 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs02_begin Integer Recommended 2. I adapt to changing situations - beginning of quarter 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs02_end Integer Recommended 2. I adapt to changing situations - end of quarter 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs03_begin Integer Recommended 3. I treat people as individuals. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs03_end Integer Recommended 3. I treat people as individuals. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs04_begin Integer Recommended 4. I interrupt others too much. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs04_end Integer Recommended 4. I interrupt others too much. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs05_begin Integer Recommended 5. Others find it rewarding to talk with me. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs05_end Integer Recommended 5. Others find it rewarding to talk with me. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs06_begin Integer Recommended 6. I deal with others effectively. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs06_end Integer Recommended 6. I deal with others effectively. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs07_begin Integer Recommended 7. I am a good listener. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs07_end Integer Recommended 7. I am a good listener. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs08_begin Integer Recommended 8. My personal relationships are cold and distant. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs08_end Integer Recommended 8. My personal relationships are cold and distant. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs09_begin Integer Recommended 9. I am easy to talk to. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs09_end Integer Recommended 9. I am easy to talk to. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs10_begin Integer Recommended 10. I won't argue with someone just to prove I am right. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs10_end Integer Recommended 10. I won't argue with someone just to prove I am right. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs11_begin Integer Recommended 11. My conversation behavior is not smooth. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs11_end Integer Recommended 11. My conversation behavior is not smooth. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs12_begin Integer Recommended 12. I ignore other people's feelings. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs12_end Integer Recommended 12. I ignore other people's feelings. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs13_begin Integer Recommended 13. I generally know how others feel. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs13_end Integer Recommended 13. I generally know how others feel. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs14_begin Integer Recommended 14. I let others know I understand what they mean. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs14_end Integer Recommended 14. I let others know I understand what they mean. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs15_begin Integer Recommended 15. I understand other people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs15_end Integer Recommended 15. I understand other people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs16_begin Integer Recommended 16. I am relaxed and comfortable when speaking. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs16_end Integer Recommended 16. I am relaxed and comfortable when speaking. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs17_begin Integer Recommended 17. I listen to what people say to me. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs17_end Integer Recommended 17. I listen to what people say to me. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs18_begin Integer Recommended 18. I like to be close and personal with people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs18_end Integer Recommended 18. I like to be close and personal with people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs19_begin Integer Recommended 19. I generally know what type of behavior is appropriate in any given situation. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs19_end Integer Recommended 19. I generally know what type of behavior is appropriate in any given situation. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs20_begin Integer Recommended 20. I usually do not make unusual demands on my friends. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs20_end Integer Recommended 20. I usually do not make unusual demands on my friends. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs21_begin Integer Recommended 21. I am an effective conversationalist. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs21_end Integer Recommended 21. I am an effective conversationalist. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs22_begin Integer Recommended 22. I am supportive of others. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs22_end Integer Recommended 22. I am supportive of others. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs23_begin Integer Recommended 23. I do not mind meeting strangers. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs23_end Integer Recommended 23. I do not mind meeting strangers. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs24_begin Integer Recommended 24. I can easily put myself in another person's shoes. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs24_end Integer Recommended 24. I can easily put myself in another person's shoes. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs25_begin Integer Recommended 25. I pay attention to the conversation. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs25_end Integer Recommended 25. I pay attention to the conversation. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs26_begin Integer Recommended 26. I am generally relaxed when conversing with a new acquaintance. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs26_end Integer Recommended 26. I am generally relaxed when conversing with a new acquaintance. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs27_begin Integer Recommended 27. I am interested in what others have to say. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs27_end Integer Recommended 27. I am interested in what others have to say. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs28_begin Integer Recommended 28. I don't follow the conversation very well. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs28_end Integer Recommended 28. I don't follow the conversation very well. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs29_begin Integer Recommended 29. I enjoy social gatherings where I meet new people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs29_end Integer Recommended 29. I enjoy social gatherings where I meet new people. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs30_begin Integer Recommended 30. I am a likable person. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs30_end Integer Recommended 30. I am a likable person. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs31_begin Integer Recommended 31. I am flexible. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs31_end Integer Recommended 31. I am flexible. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs32_begin Integer Recommended 32. I am not afraid to speak with people in authority. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs32_end Integer Recommended 32. I am not afraid to speak with people in authority. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs33_begin Integer Recommended 33. People can come to me with their problems. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs33_end Integer Recommended 33. People can come to me with their problems. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs34_begin Integer Recommended 34. I generally say the right thing at the right time. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs34_end Integer Recommended 34. I generally say the right thing at the right time. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs35_begin Integer Recommended 35. I like to use my voice and body expressively to communicate. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs35_end Integer Recommended 35. I like to use my voice and body expressively to communicate. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs36_begin Integer Recommended 36. I am sensitive to others needs of the moment. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs36_end Integer Recommended 36. I am sensitive to others needs of the moment. 1::5 1 = Strongly disagree; 2 = Disagree; 3 = Neutral or Undecided; 4 = Agree; 5 = Strongly agree
Query ccs_begin_total Integer Required Total Score - Beginning of Quarter 36 :: 180
Query ccs_end_total Integer Required Total Score - End of Quarter 36 :: 180
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  • Description: A basic description
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