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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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Family Support for Treatment 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
comments_miscString4,000RecommendedMiscellaneous comments on study, interview, methodology relevant to this form data
fst01IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Mother0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst02IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Father0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst03IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Stepfather0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst04IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Stepmother0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst05IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Maternal Grandmother0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst06IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Maternal Grandfather0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst07IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Paternal Grandfather0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst08IntegerRecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Paternal Grandmother0;10 = unchecked; 1 = checked
fst09String20RecommendedFamily members involved with childcare/influence parenting decisions: Other relative (please describe)
fst11IntegerRecommendedHow would you describe [relative's] attitude towards you attending this program?1::51 = Very Negative; 2= Somewhat Negative; 3 = Neutral; 4 = Somewhat Positive; 5 = Very Positive
fst12aIntegerRecommendedIs unsure about what the program involves0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12bIntegerRecommendedThinks the program would not help0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12cIntegerRecommendedThinks the child does not really need help or that the child does not have a serious enough problem0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12dIntegerRecommendedThinks the child does not need the program because s/he will grow out of the problems.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12eIntegerRecommendedThinks the child just needs more discipline0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12fIntegerRecommendedThinks that medication would be a better approach0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12gIntegerRecommendedThinks that the child won't want to go to the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12hIntegerRecommendedThinks that the child will be labeled or teased for attending the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12iIntegerRecommendedThinks seeking help for child behavior problems is embarrassing.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12jIntegerRecommendedThinks parenting advice should come from another source instead (e.g., family members, spiritual advisors)0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12kIntegerRecommendedHas concerns about privacy and confidentiality0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12lIntegerRecommendedThinks child was referred because of his/her race or ethnicity0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12mIntegerRecommendedThinks the program would not fit with the family's cultural background or values.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst12nString300RecommendedOther neutral or negative attitude (please describe)
fst13aIntegerRecommendedDiscussing ways to involve the family member with your PCIT expert.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13bIntegerRecommendedPhone call from the PCIT expert to the family member.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13cIntegerRecommendedGiving the family member written materials about the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13dIntegerRecommendedInviting the family member to the office to view before/after videos of children who have completed the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13eIntegerRecommendedProviding the family member with written testimonials of families who have completed the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13fIntegerRecommendedProviding the family member with a newspaper article describing the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13gIntegerRecommendedSharing a video link for the family member to view a video describing the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13hIntegerRecommendedAllowing the parent to record portions of certain sessions so the family member can see what happens in session.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13iIntegerRecommendedInviting the family member to one or more celebratory sessions for the program.0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
fst13jString300RecommendedWhat else do you think would be helpful in getting relative to feel more positively about the program? (please describe)
fst13kIntegerRecommendedWhat else do you think would be helpful in getting relative to feel more positively about the program. None of the above0;10 = Unchecked; 1 = Checked
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

Please email the The NDA Help Desk with any questions.

Distribution for DataStructure: fst01 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.