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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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Heidelberg Neurological Soft Signs Scale

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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
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
visit String 50 Recommended Visit name
Query gait Integer Recommended Gait 0::3 0 = No conspicuous problems; 1 = Reduced or exaggerated arm swing, after several strides the general impression is of a somewhat undynamic or intermittently disturbed gait; 2 = One or two features clearly change the gain (e.g., small-stepping, over-striding, barely swinging arms, rhythm loss); 3 = Toddling, undynamic shuffling, or strong coordination difficulties impede walking g
Query tandem_walking Integer Recommended Tandem walking 0;1 0 = With closed eyes the patient loses balance, but with open eyes has only a little difficulty; 1 = Even with open eyes, considerable balance problems, path deviations, and over-striding occur tw
Query right_left_orientation Integer Recommended Right/left orientation 0::3 0 = (a) and (b) completed without hesitation - with (c) and (d) only a little hesitation; 1 = Slight hesidation with (a) or (b). Immediate self-correction of errors with (c) or (d).; 2 = Long uncertainty with (a) or (b), spontaneous self-correction with (a) or (b), a false action with (c) or (d); 3 = Simple pointing error/s with (a) or (b) rlo
Query arm_holding_test Integer Recommended Arm-holding test 0::3 0 = Within a reasonable period (1-2 min.), no problems appear; 1 = A minor fault (e.g., finger movements), or slight pronation, or slight tendency to let the arms sink; 2 = The faults in (1) are combined and/or more pronounced; 3 = The basic position clearly changes after a few seconds. Different faults in combination (e.g., clear arm sinking, finger movements, and pronation) aht
Query finger_to_nose_test Integer Recommended Finger-to-nose test 0::3 0 = The exercise is promptly and confidently performed; 1 = Minor correction movements, or slight pointing inaccuracy (e.g., touching the side of the nose with closed eyes); 2 = With closed eyes, trembles of indecision and/or pointing inaccuracy occur. With open eyes, however, the exercise is performed with ease; 3 = Even with open eyes, inaccuracy and trembles of indecision ocur fnt
Query ozeretzki_test Integer Recommended Ozeretzki's Test 0::3 0 = After a little practice, the exercise is successfully performed; 1 = By higher tempos, only short sections of the exercise are successfully completed, these being interrupted by hand errors, loss of rhythm, or slowing of the tempo; 2 = Even slowly , only a few sections are successfully completed. Difficulty in coordinating the arms occurs - the basic pattern is, however, correct.; 3 = Even after a slow demonstration, no section is correctly completed, the correlation with the demonstrated actions is low. ot
Query diadochokinesis Integer Recommended Diadochokinesis 0::3 0 = The action is prompt and smooth. At the most, a slight asymmetry (developed by the dominant side) occurs.; 1 = Slight faults (e.g., loss of rhythm, bent fingers); 2 = Several errors (e.g., interruptions, gradual change in the hand positions); 3 = The performance sharply deteriorates after a few seconds, very pronounced coordination difficulties, even slowly the movements are un-rhythmical. ddk
Query pronation_supination Integer Recommended Pronation-supination 0::3 0 = A swift, reliable performance. A slight slowing on the non-dominant side is not significant; 1 = At a high tempo, occasional errors or pausing occur, or the hands a reincompletely rotated. The performance slowly improves; 2 = Difficulties and minor errors at a low tempo; 3 = Frequent gross errors ps
Query finger_to_thumb_opposition Integer Recommended Finger-to-thumb opposition 0::3 0 = The performance is fluent and secure; 1 = Broken rhythm, slow, side differences, single errors; 2 = Faltering and re-starting, the finger sequence is incorrect; 3 = Even slowly, the exercise cannot be completed fto
Query mirror_movements Integer Recommended Mirror movements 0::3 0 = No perceptible mirror movements; 1 = Slight, active jerking appearing only intermittently (passively transferred movements or tremors are insignificant); 2 = Frequent, clear jerking of single fingers; 3 = Similar movements appear to those exercised by the active hand mm
Query two_point_discrimination Integer Recommended Two-point-discrimination 0::3 0 = The threshold is 3.5mm or less; 1 = 6 mm or less; 2 = 10mm or less; 3 = More than 10mm 2pd
Query graphesthesia Integer Recommended Graphesthesia 0::3;9 0 = All symbols are easily recognized; 1 = Indecision, errors immediately self-corrected, only one error; 2 = Two to three errors; 3 = More than three errors; 9 = Not capable gs
Query face_hand_test Integer Recommended Face-hand test 0::3 0 = All touches are easily located; 1 = Once double-touch is not recognised; 2 = 2 - 3 double-touch errors; 3 = 4 or more errors, in particular with single touching fht
Query stereognosis Integer Recommended Stereognosis 0::3 0 = All coins are recognised, two or fewer errors; 1 = Mistaking of coins of similar size (e.g., 2 and 4); 2 = Mistaking of coins of clearly differing sizes (e.g., 1 and 4), but partly correct identification; 3 = Coins are not recognized, patient guesses roughly sg
Query fist_edge_palm_test Integer Recommended Fist-edge-palm-test 0::3 0 = Fast, trouble-free performance; 1 = Slow, fist is sometimes hit on the side, pausing; 2 = Sequence sometimes incorrect; 3 = No section correctly completed fep
Query speech_articulation Integer Recommended Speech and articulation 0::3 0 = The repeated sentences are spoken swiftly and fluently; 1 = Single mispronunciations, single-syllable errors remain on the second repetition; 2 = Several syllable errors, word order changed; 3 = Sentence clearly altered sa
Query heidelberg_nss_mc Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Motor coordination
Query heidelberg_nss_si Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Sensory integration
Query heidelberg_nss_cmt Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Complex motor tasks
Query heidelberg_nss_rlso Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Right/left and spatial orientation
Query heidelberg_nss_hs Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Hard signs
Query heidelberg_nss_total Integer Recommended Heidelberg NSS Score: Total heidelberg_sum
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:

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