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Finnish Diabetes Risk Score (FINDRISC) questionnaire

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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 gender
Query findrisc_1 Integer Recommended How old is the patient? 0::4 0=18-44 years; 2=45-54 years; 3=55-64 years; 4=65 years or older
Query findrisc_2 Integer Recommended What is the patient's body-mass index (BMI) category? 0::3 0=Normal (lower than 25.0 kg/m2); 1=Overweight (25-29.9 kg/m2); 3=Obese (30 kg/m2 or higher)
Query findrisc_3 Integer Recommended What is the patient's waist circumference? 0::4 Women: 0=Less than 80 cm (31 inches); 3=80-88cm (31-35 inches); 4=More than 88 cm (35+ inches) / Men 0=Less than 94 cm (37 inches); 3=94-102 cm (37-40 inches); 4=More than 102 cm (40+ inches)
Query findrisc_4 Integer Recommended Is the patient physically active for more than 30 minutes every day? This includes physical activity during work, leisure, or regular daily routine. 0;2 0=Yes; 2=No
Query findrisc_5 Integer Recommended How often does the patient eat vegetables and fruits? 0;2 0=Every day; 2=Not every day
Query findrisc_6 Integer Recommended Has the patient ever taken medications for high blood pressure on a regular basis? 0;2 0=No; 2=Yes
Query findrisc_7 Integer Recommended Has your patient ever been found to have high blood glucose (e.g. in a health examination, during an illness, during pregnancy)? 0;5 0=No; 5=Yes
Query findrisc_8 Integer Recommended Have any members of your patient's immediate family or other relatives (only blood relatives) been diagnosed with diabetes (type 1 or type 2)? 0;3;5 0=No; 3=Yes; grandparent, aunt, uncle, or first cousin; 5=Yes: parent, brother, sister, or own child
Query findrisc_9 Integer Recommended Diet 0;1 0 = eat vegetables, fruit, berries, or dark/whole wheat bread daily; 1 = no vegetables, fruit, berries, or dark/whole wheat bread daily
Query findrisc_total Integer Required FINDRISC Total score 0::30
Query visit String 60 Recommended Visit name
version_form String 121 Recommended Form used/assessment name
site String 101 Recommended Site Study Site
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