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Cognitive Problems and Strategies Assessment

70 Shared Subjects

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Clinical Assessments
Cognitive
05/10/2017
cpsa01
07/20/2018
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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 cpsa_problems1 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have difficulty remembering to do things that I have scheduled. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems2 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget to go to doctor's appointments. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems3 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have difficulty remembering to take medications. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems4 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget to do housework or chores. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems5 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have difficulty remembering to take a bath or shower. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems6 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget whether I've taken my medication. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems7 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble remembering events that are coming up in the next few weeks. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems8 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget people's names. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems9 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble remembering the names of my medications. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems10 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget my medication dosages. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems11 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have difficulty memorizing things that I need to know. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems12 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I forget details from conversations. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems13 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have problems with memory retrieval (I know the information is in my brain, but I just can't seem to get it out). 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems14 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble learning new information. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems15 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I lose things like my keys, glasses, or wallet. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems16 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: If I have a lot of things to do, I have trouble knowing which thing to do first. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems17 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: My living space is a mess because I have trouble getting organized with my chores. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems18 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I run out of medication because I have not planned ahead to get my medication. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems19 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble staying focused during conversations. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems20 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I get distracted by other things when I am talking with someone. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems21 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble staying focused while I work on a task. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems22 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I get distracted by other things when I am working on a project. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems23 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: When I have a conversation, I get off track instead of staying on the topic. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems24 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: When I don't understand what someone is saying, I just pretend that I do understand. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems25 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble understanding what to do when someone gives me instructions. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems26 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: I have trouble solving problems. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems27 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: My thinking gets stuck in a rut. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems28 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: When I need to solve a problem, I try one solution, and if it doesn't work, I give up. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems29 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: There is only one way to solve a problem. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_problems30 Integer Recommended Problems with Thinking and Memory: If I'm solving a problem and my solution is not working, I keep trying the same strategy until it works. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies1 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I use a calendar regularly to schedule and remember appointments and activities. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies2 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I check a calendar every day to see what I have scheduled that day. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies3 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: Once a week or so, I look at my calendar and make a plan for the week. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies4 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I keep a written list of things I need to do. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies5 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I keep a written list of appointments I need to go to. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies6 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I remember to do certain things by pairing them up with other things that I do on a regular basis (e.g., remember to clean out the refrigerator every time I come home with groceries). 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies7 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I remember where things are by putting them in the same place all the time. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies8 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: If I need to remember something, I write it down somewhere. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies9 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I place reminders for myself where I am sure to see them. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies10 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I remember things by creating visual pictures in my mind. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies11 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I take notes on things I want to learn and remember. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies12 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: If I want to remember something I've just heard, I repeat it to myself over and over. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies13 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I remember things by linking new information to information I already know. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies14 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I use acronyms to remember things. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies15 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I put things I have to remember into categories. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies16 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I use rhymes to remember things. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies17 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: If I want to learn something, I study it over and over until I know it by heart. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies18 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I repeat back what I hear to make sure I've understood things people tell me. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies19 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I make eye contact with someone who is talking to help me understand what is being said. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies20 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: To stay focused, I talk to myself while I'm working on a task. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies21 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: If I don't understand something that someone says, I ask the person questions about it until I am sure I understand. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies22 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I usually stick to a daily schedule. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies23 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: My living space is organized so there is a place for everything, and everything is in its place. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies24 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I use brainstorming to help me solve problems. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies25 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I use a problem-solving method to help me solve problems. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies26 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: When I am solving a problem, I talk myself through it, step by step. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies27 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I test out my ideas to see if they are accurate. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies28 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: I test out ideas by gathering "pro" and "con" evidence. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies29 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: When I am working on something, I monitor myself to see how I'm doing. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
Query cpsa_strategies30 Integer Recommended Memory and Thinking Strategies: When I'm having trouble solving a problem, I switch to a different strategy. 0::3 0 = Rarely/Never; 1 = Sometimes; 2 = Often; 3 = Always
stusdy String 40 Recommended Study ID
Query visnum Float Recommended Numeric Visit Number -1.5 = Pre-Screening; -1 = Screening; 0 = Baseline; ## = Visit ## (from 1 to 10); Whole numbers = standard monthly visits; #.001 - #.009 = Unscheduled; #.1 = End of Phase 1; #.2 = End of Phase 2; #.3 = End of Phase 3; #.4 = End of Open Choice Phase; #.5 = End of Study; #.6 = Genetic Analysis; 1000=all visits
Query aescode Integer Recommended Staff code number of person completing this form
comments_misc String 4,000 Recommended Miscellaneous comments on study, interview, methodology relevant to this form data
Query ptm_total Integer Recommended Total Score: Problems with Thinking and Memory
Query mts_total Integer Recommended Total Score: Memory and Thinking Strategies
eal_tools String 500 Recommended Environmental Tools 1 = Step-by-step division of a task ; 2 = Preparatory steps for a task ; 3 = Calendars ; 4 = Filing folders ; 5 = Shaping procedure to sustain attention ; 6 = Minimize distractions ; 7 = Notebooks ; 8 = Diaries ; 9 = Checklists ; 10 = Pictures ; 11 = Signs ; 12 = Sticky notepapers and reminders ; 13 = Magnetized notepads ; 14 = Customized audiotapes ; 15 = Voice alarms ; 16 = Computerized reminder phone calls ; 17 = Timers ; 18 = Timed pre-recorded messages ; 19 = Beeping watches ; 20 = Alarms ; 21 = Plant ; 22 = Other Tool
eal String 100 Recommended Specify Other Environmental Adaptation Tool
Query eal_all Integer Recommended Were Environmental Adaptation Tools used for all weeks (every visit)? 0;1 0 = No; 1 = Yes
eal_weeks String 100 Recommended Which Weeks were tools used? Select all that apply: Weeks 1 - 12; 13 = Extra Weeks
Query eal_cost Float Recommended Environmental Adapdation Cost (in $)
Query eal_per Float Recommended Environmental Adaptations: Percent Successful
Query lineno Integer Recommended Line number (lines per participant) 0::150
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