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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.  

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Food Craving Questionnaire



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Element NameData TypeSizeRequiredDescriptionValue RangeNotesAliases
subjectkeyGUIDRequiredThe NDAR Global Unique Identifier (GUID) for research subjectNDAR*
src_subject_idString20RequiredSubject ID how it's defined in lab/project
interview_dateDateRequiredDate on which the interview/genetic test/sampling/imaging/biospecimen was completed. MM/DD/YYYYRequired field
interview_ageIntegerRequiredAge in months at the time of the interview/test/sampling/imaging.0 :: 1260Age 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.
sexString20RequiredSex of the subjectM;FM = Male; F = Femalegender
fcq_s1IntegerRecommendedI have an intense desire to eat one or more specific foods1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s1_scan1, fcq_s1_scan2
fcq_s2IntegerRecommendedI'm craving one or more specific foods1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s2_scan1, fcq_s2_scan2
fcq_s3IntegerRecommendedI have an urge for one or more specific foods1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s3_scan1, fcq_s3_scan2
fcq_s4IntegerRecommendedEating one or more specific foods would make things seem just perfect.1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s4_scan1, fcq_s4_scan2
fcq_s5IntegerRecommendedIf I were to eat what I am craving, I am sure my mood would improve1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s5_scan1, fcq_s5_scan2
fcq_s6IntegerRecommendedEating one or more specific foods would make me feel wonderful1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s6_scan1, fcq_s6_scan2
fcq_s7IntegerRecommendedIf I ate something I wouldnt feel so sluggish and lethargic1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s7_scan1, fcq_s7_scan2
fcq_s8IntegerRecommendedSatisfying my craving would make me feel less grouchy and irritable1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s8_scan1, fcq_s8_scan2
fcq_s9IntegerRecommendedI would feel more alert if I could satisfy my craving1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s9_scan1, fcq_s9_scan2
fcq_s10IntegerRecommendedIf I have one or more specific foods, I cannot stop eating it.1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s10_scan1, fcq_s10_scan2
fcq_s11IntegerRecommendedMy desire to eat [one or more specific foods] seems overpowering1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s11_scan1, fcq_s11_scan2
fcq_s12IntegerRecommendedI know I'm going to keep on thinking about one or more specific foods until I actually have it.1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s12_scan1, fcq_s12_scan2
fcq_s13IntegerRecommendedI am hungry1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s13_scan1, fcq_s13_scan2
fcq_s14IntegerRecommendedIf I eat right now, my stomach wouldnt feel as empty1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s14_scan1, fcq_s14_scan2
fcq_s15IntegerRecommendedI feel weak because of not eating.1::51=Strongly agree; 5= Strongly disagreefcq_s15_scan1, fcq_s15_scan2
fcq_t1IntegerRecommendedBeing with someone who is eating often makes me hungry1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t2IntegerRecommendedWhen I crave something, I know I wont be able to stop eating once I start.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t3IntegerRecommendedIf I eat what I am craving, I often lose control and eat too much1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t4IntegerRecommendedI hate it when I give into cravings1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t5IntegerRecommendedFood cravings invariably make me think of ways to get what I want to eat.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t6IntegerRecommendedI feel like I have food on my mind all the time.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t7IntegerRecommendedI often feel guilty for craving certain foods.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t8IntegerRecommendedI find myself preoccupied with food1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t9IntegerRecommendedI eat to feel better.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t10IntegerRecommendedSometimes, eating makes things seem just perfect1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t11IntegerRecommendedThinking about my favorite foods makes my mouth water1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t12IntegerRecommendedI crave foods when my stomach is empty1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t13IntegerRecommendedI feel as if my body asks me for certain foods.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t14IntegerRecommendedI get so hungry that my stomach seems like a bottomless pit.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t15IntegerRecommendedEating what I crave makes me feel better1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t16IntegerRecommendedWhen I satisfy a craving I feel less depressed.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t17IntegerRecommendedWhen I eat what I am craving I feel guilty about myself1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t18IntegerRecommendedWhenever I have cravings, I find myself making plans to eat.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t19IntegerRecommendedEating calms me down.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t20IntegerRecommendedI crave foods when I feel bored, angry, or sad1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t21IntegerRecommendedI feel less anxious after I eat.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t22IntegerRecommendedIf I get what I am craving I cannot stop myself from eating it.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t23IntegerRecommendedWhen I crave certain foods, I usually try to eat them as soon as I can1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t24IntegerRecommendedWhen I eat what I crave I feel great1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t25IntegerRecommendedI have no will power to resist my food crave1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t26IntegerRecommendedOnce I start eating, I have trouble stopping1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t27IntegerRecommendedI can't stop thinking about eating no matter how hard I try.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t28IntegerRecommendedI spend a lot of time thinking about whatever it is I will eat next1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t29IntegerRecommendedIf I give in to a food craving, all control is lost.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t30IntegerRecommendedWhen I’m stressed out, I crave food.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t31IntegerRecommendedI daydream about food1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t32IntegerRecommendedWhenever I have a food craving, I keep on thinking about eating until I actually eat the food1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t33IntegerRecommendedIf I am craving something, thoughts of eating it consume me.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t34IntegerRecommendedMy emotions often make me want to eat1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t35IntegerRecommendedWhenever I go to a buffet I end up eating more than what I needed.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t36IntegerRecommendedIt is hard for me to resist the temptation to eat appetizing foods that are in my reach.1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t37IntegerRecommendedWhen I am with someone who is overeating, I usually overeat too1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t38IntegerRecommendedWhen I eat food, I feel comforted1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
fcq_t_sumIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait - Sumfcq-t_sum
fcq_s_sumIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - Sumfcq-s_sum, fcq_s_sum_scan1, fcq_s_sum_scan2
fcq_t_planIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait - an intention and planning to consume food)fcq-t_plan
fcq_t_pos_rIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait - anticipation of positive reinforcement that may result from eatingfcq-t_pos_r
fcq_t_neg_rIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- anticipation of relief from negative states and feelings as a result of eatingfcq-t_neg_r
fcq_t_lack_coIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- lack of control over eatingfcq-t_lack_co
fcq_t_thoughtsIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- thoughts or preoccupation with foodfcq-t_thoughts
fcq_t_hungerIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- craving as a physiological statefcq-t_hunger
fcq_t_emotionIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- Emotionfcq-t_emotion
fcq_t_environIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- cues that may trigger food cravingsfcq-t_environ
fcq_t_guiltIntegerRecommendedFCQ Trait- guilt that may be experienced as a result of cravings and/or giving into them.fcq-t_guilt
fcq_s_desireIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - an intense desire to eatfcq-s_desire, fcq_s_desire_scan1, fcq_s_desire_scan2
fcq_s_pos_rIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - anticipation of positive reinforcement that may result from eatingfcq-s_pos_r, fcq_s_pos_r_scan1, fcq_s_pos_r_scan2
fcq_s_neg_rIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - anticipation of relief from negative states and feelings as a result of hungerfcq-s_neg_r, fcq_s_neg_r_scan1, fcq_s_neg_r_scan2
fcq_s_lack_coIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - thoughts of preoccupation with food and lack of control over eatingfcq-s_lack_co, fcq_s_lack_co_scan1, fcq_s_lack_co_scan2
fcq_s_hungerIntegerRecommendedFCQ State - craving as a physiological statefcq-s_hunger, fcq_s_hunger_scan1, fcq_s_hunger_scan2
fcq_t39IntegerRecommendedI crave foods when Im upset1::61=Never or Not Applicable; 6= Always
trialIntegerRecommendedTrial number0::400; -777; -9991 = first; 2= second; 3=third; 4=fourth; 5=fifth; 6=sixth; etc; -777=NA, -999=missing
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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:

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Distribution for DataStructure: fcq01 and Element:
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Filters enable researchers to view the data shared in NDA before applying for access or for selecting specific data for download or NDA Study assignment. For those with access to NDA shared data, you may select specific values to be included by selecting an individual bar chart item or by selecting a range of values (e.g. interview_age) using the "Add Range" button. Note that not all elements have appropriately distinct values like comments and subjectkey and are not available for filtering. Additionally, item level detail is not always provided by the research community as indicated by the number of null values given.

Filters for multiple data elements within a structure are supported. Selections across multiple data structures will be supported in a future version of NDA.