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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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Early Screening for Autistic Traits-ESAT

31 Shared Subjects

The Early Screening for Autistic Traits (ESAT) measure used in the Early Steps Study as defined by Dr. Sally Rogers' lab at UC, Davis
Clinical Assessments
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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 Addate
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. ADagemos
sex String 20 Required Sex of the subject M;F M = Male; F = Female SEX, gender
Query respondent String 20 Required Respondent
Mother;Father;Both; Child; Other; Parent
Query esat01 String 10 Required 1. Is your child interested in different sorts of objects and not for instance mainly in cars o Yes; No; Missing
Query esat02 String 10 Required 2. Can your child play with toys in varied ways (not just fiddling, mouthing or dropping them) Yes; No; Missing
Query esat03 String 10 Required 3. When your child expresses his/her feelings, for instance by crying or smiling, is that mostl Yes; No; Missing
Query esat04 String 10 Required 4. Does your child react in a normal way to sensory stimulation, such as (coldness, warmth), li Yes; No; Missing
Query esat05 String 10 Required 5. Can you easily tell from the face of the child how he/she feels? Yes; No; Missing
Query esat06 String 10 Required 6. Is it easy to make eye contact with your child? Yes; No; Missing
Query esat07 String 10 Required 7. When your child has been left alone for some time, does he/she try to attract your attention Yes; No; Missing
Query esat08 String 10 Required 8. Is the behavior of your child without stereotyped repetitive movements like banging his/her Yes; No; Missing
Query esat09 String 10 Required 9. Does your child, on his/her own accord, ever bring objects over to you or show you something Yes; No; Missing
Query esat10 String 10 Required 10. Does your child show to be interested in other children or adults? Yes; No; Missing
Query esat11 String 10 Required 11. Does your child like to be cuddled? Yes; No; Missing
Query esat12 String 10 Required 12. Does your child ever smile at you or at other people? Yes; No; Missing
Query esat13 String 10 Required 13. Does your child like playing games with others, such as peek-a-boo, ride on someone's knee Yes; No; Missing
Query esat14 String 10 Required 14. Does your child react when spoken to, for instance, by looking, listening, smiling, speakin Yes; No; Missing
Query esatsum Integer Required ESAT Number of "No" responses 0 :: 14 If more than 3 of the questions are answered with "no", then the child is referred on for additional screening
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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