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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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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 fnq_c_date
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 fnq_c_1 Integer Recommended 1. Where do you live? 1::4; -9999 1= A - At home with parents.; 2= B - In a university residence hall.; 3= C - In a fraternity/sorority house.; 4= D - In a house/apartment; -9999= Do not wish to answer
Query fnq_c_2 Integer Recommended 2. How are your living expenses (rent, food, entertainment, etc.) paid? 1::4; -9999 1= A - Mostly by parents=; 2= B - Mostly by scholarship= parents pay the rest.; 3= C - Mostly by yourself; 4= D - Mostly by scholarship= you pay the rest; -9999= Do not wish to answer
Query fnq_mh_1 Integer Recommended 1. Where do you get your money? 1::5 1= A - Allowance from parents/caregivers; 2= B - Gifts; 3= C -You have a regular job; 4= D - You work odd jobs; 5= E - Other
fnq_mh_1_other String 50 Recommended 1. Where do you get your money? Specify "Other
Query fnq_mh_2 Integer Recommended 2. How are your school expenses (notebooks, supplies, etc.) and clothing paid? 1::3 1= A - Mostly by parents/caregivers; 2= B - By yourself and by your parents/caregivers; 3= C - Mostly by yourself fnq_c_3
Query fnq_mh_3 Integer Recommended 3. Who pays for other things you use (cell phone, games, movies, sports, music)? 1::3 1= A - Mostly by parents/caregivers; 2= B - By yourself and by your parents/caregivers; 3= C - Mostly by yourself
Query fnq_mh_4 Integer Recommended 4. During an average week, how often do you eat at a restaurant? 1::4 1= A - Never eat out; 2= B - Less than 3 times; 3= C - 3-7 times; 4= D - Almost all meals fnq_c_4
Query fnq_mh_5 Integer Recommended 5. When you eat out, how much do you usually spend? 1::4 1= A - Your parents/caregivers usually pay when you eat out; 2= B - Less than $6.50; 3= C - $6.50 to $13; 4= D - More than $13 fnq_c_5
Query fnq_mh_6 Integer Recommended 6. How often do you have pocket money to buy simple things? 1::4 1= A - Never; 2= B - Sometimes= but there are days when you are broke.; 3= C - Usually; 4= D - Always fnq_c_6
Query fnq_mh_7 Integer Recommended 7. On weekends, if you want to, how often do you have money to go out? 1::4 1= A - Never; 2= B - Sometimes= but sometimes you have to stay home.; 3= C - Usually; 4= D - Always fnq_c_7
Query fnq_mh_8 Integer Recommended 8. Are you employed? 1::4 1= A - Yes; 2= B - Yes= by family or neighbors; 3= C - No. You don't have a job but you are looking for one; 4= D - No. You don't have a job and you are not looking for one. fnq_c_8
Query fnq_mh_9_parents Float Recommended How much money do you get from Parents/Allowance per month? dollars fnq_c_9_parents
Query fnq_mh_9_jobs Float Recommended How much money do you get from Jobs per month? dollars fnq_c_9_jobs
Query fnq_mh_9_oddjobs Float Recommended How much money do you get from Odd Jobs per month? dollars fnq_c_9_oddjobs
Query fnq_mh_9_gifts Float Recommended How much money do you get from Gifts per year? dollars fnq_c_9_gifts
Query fnq_mh_9_scholarship Float Recommended How much money do you get from Scholarships per month? dollars fnq_c_9_scholarship
Query fnq_mh_9_other Float Recommended How much money do you get from other sources per month? dollars fnq_c_9_other
fnq_mh_9_other_specified String 50 Recommended How much money do you get from other sources per month? Specify "Other fnq_c_9_other_specified
Query fnq_mh_10 Integer Recommended 10. How would you describe your level of financial need? How much do you need money? 0::10 10=being "Extreme financial need"; 0=being "None", fnq_c_16
version_form String 100 Recommended Form used/assessment name
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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