HE. Health

HE. Health module of ELSA 2012

Label Type Description
HEHIBPB1 Question whether recommended medication to lower BP
CAPYAB Question BRACKETS(40 ,100 ,150 ,400)
CALAAB Question BRACKETS(40 ,100 ,150 ,400)
CAFI Question found informal provider
CAFF Question found formal provider
CAARR Question SHOW CARD C19 How was the help from your/his/her warden / sheltered housing manager arranged? Please look at this card and tell me which option applies.
CAPHW Question SHOW CARD C20 How do/does you usually pay or give money to [PROVIDER] for helping you/him/her? CODE ALL THAT APPLY I/He/She use(s) money from:
HEINS Question whether currently injects insulin
CASEX Question INTERVIEWER CODE OR ASK SEX OF PERSON WHO HELPS
CACLUB Question In the last month have/has you/name... READ OUT ... CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
HEAGGR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had cancer or a malignant tumor? INTERVIEWER: Enter response in month and year. Enter month here.
CAPFQ Question How much money do/does you or your wife pay for the help given by [PROVIDER]. Please include any payments made for this care, even if not made directly to the care provider? INTERVIEWER: Record reference period given by respondent. Record amount at next question.
HEPAB1 Question Interviewer check whether ever walks on a flat surface - include across their room at home, even if they only walk very slowly. Only code 1 if they say no
HEPAK3 Question How well does the treatment control your pain? INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEMIN Question The next set of questions are just for women and ask about menstrual periods and issues to do with reproductive organs. INTERVIEWER: Press <1> and to continue.
HEEYEA Question Is you/name registered with your local council as partially sighted (also known as sight impaired), or blind (also known as severely sight impaired)?
HECHME Question Can I just check, is you/name taking medication which prevents you from getting high cholesterol any more?
HECHMD Question Is you/name currently taking any medication to lower your/his/her cholesterol level?
HEHST Question When did you last take HRT? INTERVIEWER: Enter year.
CAPYI Question Now I am going to ask you a few questions about paying for the care you receive(s).
CANAM Question You have told me that @B sister/daughter/grandchild/brother/other sister/son/neighbour/other neighbour/other grandchild/other son/other daughter/husband/wife/partner/other friend/other relative/friend/other brother @B helped . What is your/his/her sister/daughter/grandchild/brother/other sister/son/neighbour/other neighbour/other grandchild/other son/other daughter/husband/wife/partner/other friend/other relative/friend/other brother ''s name?
HEAGER Question month told had a stroke
HESPK Question whether has difficulty speaking/swallowing
CAHHD Question Are there any more home care workers, home helps or personal assistants who help you with different kinds of things?
CAHHA Question You have told me that a home care worker/home help/personal assistant helped you in the last month. Do you have just one person helping you/him/her, or do/does you have more than one?
CAHHC Question found home care worker - hours worked (note used to find max - not exact number)
CAHHB Question Do they all help with the same kinds of things, or do/does you have different people helping with different things?
HEFINT Question The next question asks about difficulties you/name may have walking a quarter of a mile because of a health problem. By health problem we mean any long-term physical, mental or emotional problem or illness.
HEAGJ Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had dementia, senility or any other serious memory impairment? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGK Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had leukaemia or lymphoma? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGH Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had emotional, nervous or psychiatric problems? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGI Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had Alzheimer's Disease? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGFRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HEAGB Question age first told had heart attack
HEAGC Question age first told had congestive heart failure
HEAGA Question age first told had angina
HEAGF Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had arthritis? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGG Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had cancer or a malignant tumour? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEAGD Question age first told had diabetes
HEAGE Question age first told had a stroke
HEJIAA Question Which joints did you/name have replaced/resurfaced since the last visit ? INTERVIEWER:PROBE - 'What others?' Code all that apply.
CARC Question Ask Route B loop 2?
CAFHC Question found home care worker
CAHFO Question SHOW CARD C13 Now, please tell me about all of the people from this list who have helped you with climbing stairs in the last month? INTERVIEWER: PROBE - 'Does anyone else help with these activities?' CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
CAHF Question found formal provider - hours worked (note used to find max - not exact number)
HEARTC Question (Has any doctor or nurse ever talked to you about...) How your arthritis or joint pain will be treated?
CAHN Question Which categories given at CaHIn / CaHFo?
CAHI Question found informal provide - (note used to find max - not exact number)
HEA1CH Question You mentioned that you/name have/has the aids listed below: 1 cane or walking stick. Can I check, did you/he/she get any of these aids since (date not available) (date of last interview)? INTERVIEWER: Please include any replacements.
HESKA Question Do you/name smoke cigarettes at all nowadays?
HESKB Question About how many cigarettes a day do you usually smoke on weekdays? INTERVIEWER:If range given and can't estimate, enter mid-point. If less than one a day, enter 0.
HESKE Question INTERVIEWER: Code reason why respondent disputes the record. Respondent says...
HESKF Question INTERVIEWER: Code response given by respondent
HEJI Question Have/Has you/nameever had any joint replacements/resurfacing since the last visit ?
HETIMA System generated Time at start of general health section
HEART Question May I check, which type or types of arthritis did you/name have... INTERVIEWER: Read out each in turn and code all that apply. Press for more detail about these conditions.
HETIMC System generated Time at start of CVD section
HETIMB System generated Time at start of eyesight and hearing section
HETIME System generated Time at start of pain section
HETIMD System generated Time at start of chronic illness section
HETIMI System generated Time at start of ADL help section (Taskhlp)
HETIMK System generated Time at start He11 section
HETIMM System generated Time at start of physical activities section
HETIML System generated Time at start of smoking & alcohol section
HESLPX Question SHOW CARD C1 How often do you doze off or take a nap during the morning or afternoon?
HETIMN System generated Time at start of physical activities section
HESLPF Question During the last month, how would you rate your sleep quality overall. Would you say it was... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HETIMP System generated Time at heiqa
HESLPD Question SHOW CARD C1 How often do you wake up after your usual amount of sleep feeling tired and worn out?
HESLPE Question How many hours of sleep do you have on an average week night? You can tell me to the nearest half hour.
HESLPB Question SHOW CARD C1 How often do you wake up several times in the night?
HESLPC Question SHOW CARD C2 How often in the past month did you have trouble staying asleep (including waking far too early)?
HESLPA Question SHOW CARD C1 How often do you have difficulty falling asleep? INTERVIEWER: Count as yes if cannot get to sleep for at least 30 minutes.
HEDREYE Question Has a doctor or optician ever recommended that you have your cataracts removed?
HEOPN Question reason eye condition disputed
HEOPF Question Derived: Conditions fed forward from previous wave HeOpt
HEOPC Question whether confirms previous eye condition
HETIM1 System generated Time after HeADLb
HETIM3 System generated Time after HeAid
HEOPT Question types of eye conditions
HEOPS Question whether still has eye condition
HEMEB Question Were you...
HEMEN Question About how old were you when you had your first menstrual period? INTERVIEWER: If cannot give exact age, code 95 and ask age band at the next question.
HEFLA Question Have you fallen down in the last year (for any reason)?
HEFLB Question How many times have you fallen down in the past year?
HEFLC Question In @Bany@B of these falls, did you injure yourself seriously enough to need medical treatment?
HEAGCRY Question year told had congestive heart failure
HEOSTE Question Has any doctor or nurse recommended taking calcium pills or Vitamin D?
CAHFOO Question Who was the other person that helped you?
HEWEE Question whether had urine test in past 12 months
HESUGA Question whether had blood sugar test in past year
HEMDA1 Question whether currently taking medication for high BP
CADAT System generated Date at start of ADL section
HEFUNC Question difficulty with walking a quarter of a mile
HEAGAR Question month told had angina
CATKH Question What about getting in or out of bed? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with getting in or out of bed, in the last month?
CATKI Question What about using the toilet, including getting up or down? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with using the toilet, including getting up or down, in the last month?
CATKJ Question What about shopping for groceries? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with shopping for groceries, in the last month?
CATKK Question What about taking medications? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with taking medications, in the last month?
CATKL Question What about doing work around the house or garden? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with doing work around the house or garden, in the last month?
CATKM Question What about managing money, such as paying bills and keeping track of expenses? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with managing money, such as paying bills and keeping track of expenses, in the last month?
CATKA Question Have/Has you received help from anyone with walking 100 yards, in the last month? INTERVIEWER: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member.
CATKB Question What about climbing several flights of stairs without resting? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with climbing several flights of stairs without resting, in the last month?
CATKC Question What about climbing one flight of stairs without resting? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with climbing one flight of stairs without resting, in the last month?
CATKD Question What about dressing, including putting on shoes and socks? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with dressing, including putting on shoes and socks, in the last month?
CATKE Question What about walking across a room? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with walking across a room in the last month?
CATKF Question What about bathing or showering? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with bathing or showering, in the last month?
CATKG Question What about eating, such as cutting up food? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Include help even if it was for a short time or provided by husband/ wife/ another family member. ASK IF NECESSARY: have/has you received help from anyone with eating, such as cutting up food, in the last month?
CATNOB Question Derived: Number of activities respondent has received help with in the last month. Excluding j l m : shopping, housework, managing money
CACM Question INTERVIEWER: Do you have any comments about this section?
HEMDAB Question whether currently taking medication preventing high BP
HEHYY Question When was this operation for the removal of your uterus or womb? INTERVIEWER: Enter year.
HETEMP Question whether expects health problem to last less than 3 months
CALC Question SHOW CARD C22 How often do/does you/name attend a lunch club?
HEBOW Question During the last 12 months, have you had any problems controlling your bowels. By problems controlling your bowels we mean that this could result in accidentally having soiled pants, leakage from the bowel, needing to go to the toilet frequently or urgently, sometimes not making it to the toilet in time, or using aids or appliances to manage bowel problems or incontinence. Please include problems with your bowel caused by any medicines that you take?
HEEYE Question eyesight condition
HENICTK Question Is you/name taking any medication to help you/him/her stop smoking, such as nicotine replacement medication or gum or patches?
HETIMD1 System generated Time at start of fallen section
HEHRA Question whether has difficulty following conversation
HEHRT Question This section is about hormone replacement therapy (HRT). Have you ever taken HRT?
HEAGHR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had emotional, nervous or psychiatric problems? INTERVIEWER: Enter response in month and year.
HECATN Question Was your/name cataract surgery since the last visit paid for privately or by the NHS? INTERVIEWER: Count as NHS if the operation was on private premises but paid for by the NHS. Count as private if the operation was on NHS premises but paid for privately.
HESUG Question whether ever had blood sugar test
HEHPY Question How long after your last period did you start HRT?
HEMAM Question Whether had mammogram
HEPBS Question whether any remaining problems because of stroke
HEAGJRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HEPORTH Question Did you see an orthopaedic specialist?
CADP Question SHOW CARD C18 Local authorities/council/social services offer different ways of arranging payment for people's care. This card describes some of these ways. Please look at the card and tell me whether either of these apply for the care you receive(s)? INTERVIEWER: Only include payments for social care. Do not include other payments for example, pension or Attendance Allowance. INTERVIEWER: IF RESPONDENT SELECTS ONLY ONE ANSWER (1 OR 2) PROBE FOR THE OTHER ONE: Does the other one also apply? CODE ALL THAT APPLY (1 and 2 can be coded together, 3 can only be coded on its own).
HEJION Question Has your/name joint replacement/resurfacing been paid for privately or by the NHS? INTERVIEWER: Count as NHS if the operation was on private premises but paid for by the NHS. Count as private if the operation was on NHS premises but paid for privately. Include all joint replacement operations if respondent has had more than one.
HEVSI Question whether has difficulty with vision
HEAGGRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HEHYE Question Have you had an operation for the removal of your uterus or womb?
HEPRKR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had Parkinson's disease? INETRVIEWER: Enter response in month and year.
CAHPD Question SHOW CARD C16 On the days [PROVIDER] helps you, how many times a day does he/she usually help you? IF VARIES FROM DAY TO DAY, ASK RESPONDENT TO ANSWER FOR THE MOST COMMON PATTERN
CAHPF Question SHOW CARD C15 Still thinking only about help received in person, how often does [PROVIDER] usually help you? INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: not help over the phone or by internet
CAHPC Question Thinking about all the help you/he/she receive(s), would you say that the help you/he/she receive(s)... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEDIDS Question Do you/he/she still have a malignant blood disorder, e.g. leukaemia? Interviewer: If the respondent says that the condition is controlled by treatment code 'Yes'.
CAHPS Question SHOW CARD C21 Have/Has you/name used any of the services listed on this card in the last three months? CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
CAHPW Question SHOW CARD C17 Still thinking about help received in person, when does [PROVIDER] help you? INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Not help over the phone or by internet. INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: Help with going to bed or getting up is day time help.
HEACTC Question SHOW CARD C25 And do/does you/he/she take part in sports or activities that are mildly energetic... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEACTB Question SHOW CARD C25 And do/does you/he/she take part in sports or activities that are moderately energetic... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEACTA Question SHOW CARD C25 We would like to know the type and amount of physical activity involved in your/name daily life. Do you/he/she take part in sports or activities that are vigorous... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEAGKR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had leukaemia or lymphoma? INTERVIEWER: Enter response in month and year. Enter month here.
HEAGKRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HEADLA Question SHOW CARD C10 Because of a physical or health problem, do/does you/he/she have difficulty doing any of the activities on this card? Exclude any difficulties that you expect to last less than three months. INTERVIEWER:PROBE - 'What others?'
HEADLB Question SHOW CARD C11 Here are a few more everyday activities. Because of a physical, mental, emotional or memory problem, do/does you/he/she have difficulty doing any of the activities on this card? Again exclude any difficulties you expect to last less than three months. INTERVIEWER:PROBE - 'What others?'
CAWIN Question I am now going to ask you some questions about who helps you with different things. I will show you two lists of people who may have helped you.
HEPEY Question In what year did you have your last period?
HEPEE Question In the past 12 months have you had a period or menstrual bleeding?
HEHNO Question Are you currently on HRT?
HEPEA Question Age when had last period
HEOVYA Question Age when had ovaries removed
CATCH Question Do you receive this help with and/or doing work around the house or garden/shopping for groceries/managing money because of a physical, mental, emotional or memory problem?
HEOSTEA Question Do you/name take calcium pills or Vitamin D for your/his/her osteoporosis or 'thin bones'?
HEWEEA Question whether ever had protein in urine
HEOSTEC Question Did you/name take any of them?
HEOSTEB Question Did a doctor or nurse recommend treatment with medication for your/his/her osteoporosis or 'thin bones'?
HELWK Question whether health limits paid work
HEOSTED Question Were these medicines recommended within 3 months of a doctor telling you that you had osteoporosis?
CAHIN Question SHOW CARD C12 In the last month, who has helped you with climbing stairs? First, please tell me about all of the people from this list who have helped you. Please only think about help received because of a physical, mental, emotional or memory problem. INTERVIEWER: PROBE - 'Does anyone else help with these activities?' CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
HEKNEF Question Does your treatment, whether medication or exercise, control your knee pain?
HEDATP System generated Date at heiqa
HEKNED Question Have you done any other type of exercise to control your knee pain?
HEKNEC Question Did you see a physiotherapist or attend a supervised exercise program for your knee pain?
HEKNEB Question Has a doctor or nurse suggested physiotherapy or that you attend a supervised exercise program for your knee pain?
HEKNEA Question How long has the pain in your knee been bothering you? Has it been...
HEDATB System generated Date at start of eyesight and hearing section
HEDATC System generated Date at start of CVD section
HEDATA System generated Date at start of general health section
HEAGDR Question month told had diabetes
HEDATD System generated Date at start of chronic illness section
HEDATE System generated Date at start of pain section.
HEDATK System generated Date at start He11 section
HEDATI System generated Date at start of ADL hekp section (Taskhlp)
HEDATN System generated Date at start of physical activities section
HEDATL System generated Date at start of smoking & alcohol section
HEDATM System generated Date at start of physical activities section
HELIM Question whether health limits activities
HESMK Question Have/Has you/name ever smoked cigarettes?
HEGPNHS Question Thinking of the last time you/name talked to a doctor, was this consultation ... INTERVIEWER: Read out ...
HEPAIN Question Are you often troubled with pain?
HEDIAW Question Previous CVD condition
HEFRAC Question Have/Has you/name fractured your/his/her hip in the last 2 years?
HEDIAS Question whether still has CVD condition
CAMW Question SHOW CARD C22 How often do/does you/name eat a meal provided by Meals on Wheels?
HEDIAZ Question EDITOR : Back code here - CODE FRAME 2 Has a doctor ever told you/name that you/he/she have/has (or have/has had) any of the conditions on this card? Code all that apply.
HEDIAD Question INTERVIEWER: Please check the following sentence before reading out loud. Our records show that when we last interviewed , said that had had (or had been told by a doctor had had) a malignant blood disorder, e.g. leukaemia. INTERVIEWER: Code 1 below unless respondent spontaneously disputes this record.
HEDIAA Question types of CVD conditions
HEDIAC Question whether confirms previous CVD condition
HEDIAB Question SHOW CARD C5 Has a doctorever told you/name that you/he/she have/has (or have/has had) any of the @Bother@B conditions on this card? INTERVIEWER:PROBE - 'What others?'
HEDIAM Question INTERVIEWER: Code reason why respondent disputes having had a malignant blood disorder, e.g. leukaemia. Respondent says...
HEDIAN Question reason CVD condition disputed
HENDATA System generated Date at end of HE
CATMA System generated Timing for start of BBlockA block (number of minutes from midnight)
CAHPSZ Question EDITOR : Back code here. Code frame 7. Have/Has you/name used any of the services listed on this card in the last three months? CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
CADPA Question Computed : ask CaDP/persb/CaWho
CAHPSO Question INTERVIEWER: Please specify other answer.
HENMST Question number of strokes in the last two years
CAHPSM Question MERGED VARIABLE INCLUDING BACKCODING. Code frame 7. Have/Has you/name used any of the services listed on this card in the last three months? CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
HELNG Question Is you/name taking medication or other treatment for your/his/her lung condition?
HEYRA Question whether had angina or chest pains
HEYRC Question During the last two years have/has you/name had emotional, nervous or psychiatric problems?
CARB Question Ask Route B loop 1?
HECAT2 System generated Time before CAHPS
CARA Question Ask Route A?
HEARTB Question (Has any doctor or nurse ever talked to you about...) How to keep your arthritis or joint pain from getting worse?
HEPAP Question eyesight up close
CASTTM System generated Actual start time.
HEARTA Question Has any doctor or nurse ever talked to you about... What your arthritis or joint pain will be like as time goes on?
HEARTD Question (Has any doctor or nurse ever talked to you about...) what the specific purpose of the treatment for your arthritis or joint pain is?
HEARTE Question Some doctors suggest trying paracetamol as the first medication for arthritis or joint pain. Did any doctor or nurse recommend you try paracetamol before other medicines for your joint pain?
HEPAJ Question Are you currently receiving any treatment for your pain?
HEPAA Question How bad is the pain most of the time? Is it... INTERVIEWER: Read out... INTERVIEWER: Include people who experience intermittent pain often.
HEPAB Question How would you rate your pain if you were walking on a flat surface? Please rate your pain from 0-10 for each of the following where 0 is no pain and 10 is severe or excruciating pain, as bad as you can imagine.
HEPAG Question How long has the pain been bothering you? Has it been...
HEYBOWT Question When was most recent bowel cancer test
CATINT Question I have just asked about difficulties you may have with some activities. I
HEDIZM Question types of CVD conditions
HEIQD Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at recalling conversations a few days later?
HEIQE Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering your/his/her address and telephone number?
HEIQF Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering what day and month it is?
HEIQG Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering where things are usually kept?
HEIQA Question SHOW CARD C8 Now we want you to remember what you/name was like two years ago and to compare it with what you/he/she is like now. Two years ago was in MONTH, YEAR . I will read out situations where you/name has to use your/his/her memory or intelligence and we want you to indicate whether this has improved, stayed the same or got worse in that situation over the past two years. Note the importance of comparing your/name present performance with two years ago. So if two years ago you/name always forgot where you/he/she had left things, and you/he/she still does, then this would be considered 'Hasn't changed much'. Please indicate the changes you have observed giving the appropriate answer from the card.
HEIQB Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering things about family and friends, like occupations, birthdays or addresses?
HEIQC Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering things that have happened recently?
HEIQL Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at following a story in a book or on TV?
HEIQM Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at making decisions on everyday matters?
HEIQN Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at handling money for shopping?
HEIQO Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at handling financial matters, like the pension or dealing with the bank?
HEIQH Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at remembering where to find things which have been put in a different place from usual?
HEIQI Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at knowing how to work familiar machines around the house?
HEIQJ Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at learning to use a new gadget or machine around the house?
HEIQK Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at learning new things in general?
HEFTCHK Question whether had foot examination in past year
HEIQP Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at handling other everyday arithmetic problems, like knowing how much food to buy, or knowing how long between visits from family or friends?
HEIQQ Question SHOW CARD C8 Compared with two years ago, how is you/name at using your/his/her intelligence to understand what's going on and to reason things through?
CAHMN Question In the last three months, have/has you/name used or received the Local Authority/council's Handy man's service? This is usually a free service sometimes arranged through Age Concern or Help the Aged.
CAHRI Question SHOW CARD C14 Thinking about the person/people who help you with getting up in the morning in the last week how many hours have they helped you in person with these kinds of tasks? Please only think about the hours they were helping with these kinds of tasks and not about the time they were around in the house or there to help if needed it. INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: not help over the phone or by internet or doing occasional errands or odd jobs without the respondent INTERVIEWER NOTE: ROUND DOWN IF NECESSARY, e.g. IF 4.5 HOURS, CODE '1-4 hours' IF 2 PEOPLE HELP AT THE SAME TIME, CODE DOUBLE THE HOURS @/INTERVIEWER INSTRUCTION: IF home care worker / Personal Assistant or other care staff ''live in''/ ''sleep in'', INCLUDE ALL hours they are on duty. Press for help
HEHIPB Question Have you done any exercise to control your hip pain? INTERVIEWER: This includes both supervised and unsupervised exercise.
HEHIPC Question Does your treatment, whether medication or exercise, control your hip pain?
CAPAL Question You said you/name pay(s) £ per hour for the care provided by [PROVIDER] Does this payment cover all the cost of this help or some of the cost of this help? EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: the payment for [PROVIDER]
HEHIPA Question How long has the pain in your hips been bothering you? Has it been...
HEFRND Question eyesight at a distance
CAPAD Question (And in addition to what you pay(s)), as far as you are aware does anyone else or any organisation pay or give money to [PROVIDER] for the care you/he/she receive(s) - for example the council or a family member? Do not count any benefits such as Carers Allowance or Attendance Allowance. INTERVIEWER CODE:
HEDIX Question other heart condition
HEPSY Question SHOW CARD C7 What type of emotional, nervous or psychiatric problems did you/name have? INTERVIEWER:PROBE - 'What others?' Code all that apply. Include panic attacks under 'Anxiety'
HEACEA Question whether taking ACE inhibitor/A2 receptor blocker in past week
CAPAY Question Do you or your wife pay or give any money for the help given by [PROVIDER]? Please include any payments made for this care, even if not made directly to the care provider. Do not include gifts, treats or occasional payments of expenses such as petrol money or lunch.
HEBPCHK Question whether had blood pressure checked in past year
HEALA Question In the past 12 months have you taken an alcoholic drink... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
HEFET Question (How would you rate the pain) in your feet if you were walking on a flat surface? PROMPT IF NECESSARY: 'Where 0 is no pain and 10 is severe or excruciating pain, as bad as you can imagine'.
HELEUK Question Do you/name have one of the following blood disorders... INTERVIEWER: Read out...
CALAF Question How much money is [PROVIDER] paid from the direct payment or personal budget for helping you? INTERVIEWER: Enter reference period for payment on this screen. Enter amount in pounds and pence on next screen.
HEHSTA Question Age when last took hrt
HEAGARY Question year told had angina
CACMX Question INTERVIEWER: PLEASE ENTER COMMENTS HERE
HEHELF Question general health (excellent to poor)
HEKNE Question (How would you rate the pain) in your knees if you were walking on a flat surface? PROMPT IF NECESSARY: 'Where 0 is no pain and 10 is severe or excruciating pain, as bad as you can imagine'.
HEBETA Question whether advised to take betablocker
HECHOL Question Has any doctor talked to you about how to lower your cholesterol? This would include changing your diet, losing weight, getting more exercise, or taking medication.
HEHYYA Question Age when had uterus or womb removed
HEAGERY Question year told had a stroke
HEPSUR Question Has a doctor or surgeon recommended that you should have surgery or joint replacement?
HESTOPA Question INTERVIEWER: Enter other reason given for stopping smoking.
HEPAWH Question SHOW CARD C9 In which parts of the body do you feel pain? CODE ALL THAT APPLY.
HENTIMA System generated Time at end of HE
HECIG Question Do you smoke cigarettes or roll ups?
HEYMAMT Question When was most recent mammogram
HEYPROT Question When was most recent PSA test
CAINCA Question Computed : ask incass etc
HEAGCR Question month told had congestive heart failure
HEGPOFT Question During the four weeks ending yesterday, did you/name talk to a family doctor (GP) about your/his/her own health either in person or by telephone?
HEBCK Question (How would you rate the pain) in your back if you were walking on a flat surface? PROMPT IF NECESSARY: 'Where 0 is no pain and 10 is severe or excruciating pain, as bad as you can imagine'.
HECGSTP Question Has a doctor or nurse ever advised you to stop smoking?
CAPAM Question INTERVIEWER: ENTER AMOUNT IN POUNDS AND PENCE
HEAGDRY Question year told had diabetes
HEILL Question whether has long-standing illness
CATIM System generated Time at start of ADL section
HECGSTA Question Did you stop for more than 6 months as a result of this advice?
CAFAM Question You have told me that your/his/her per year helped you. Can I just check, does this person live in the same household as you?
HETBD Question (How much tobacco do you normally smoke a day at weekends?) INTERVIEWER: Enter amount.
HETBA Question How much tobacco do you normally smoke on a weekday? INTERVIEWER: Code how answer is given.
HETBB Question (How much tobacco do you normally smoke on a weekday?) INTERVIEWER: Enter amount.
HETBC Question How much tobacco do you normally smoke a day at weekends? INTERVIEWER: Code how answer is given.
CAFND Question found provider to ask qhelptime about
HECANBB Question During the last two years, have/has you/name received any treatment for your/his/her leukaemia or lymphoma?
HEBOWP Question Whether test part of NHS programme
HEBOWC Question Bowel cancer screening items for men and women
HEBOWA Question When you had this problem, did it last for more than 1 month?
HEAPZ Question EDITOR : Back code here. Code frame 8 Who paid for this this personal alarm/this zimmer frame or walker/these special eating utensils/these elbow crutches/this electric wheelchair/this manual wheelchair/this buggy or scooter/this cane or walking stick? INTERVIEWER: Read out each in turn and code all that apply.
HEMMAMT Question When was most recent mammogram
HECANB Question During the last two years, have/has you/name received any treatment for your/his/her cancer?
HEHPS Question When you first started HRT had your periods stopped?
HEHIBPB Question whether recommended medication to lower BP
HEAPO Question Please specify.
HEAPM Question MERGED VARIABLE. Code frame 8 Who paid for this this personal alarm/this zimmer frame or walker/these special eating utensils/these elbow crutches/this electric wheelchair/this manual wheelchair/this buggy or scooter/this cane or walking stick? INTERVIEWER: Read out each in turn and code all that apply.
HEJIBLK Question Was the left knee replacement because of arthritis, a fracture, to replace a previous artificial knee, or for some other reason? INTERVIEWER: Enter the main reason.
HEAP2 Question Can I just check that the Social Services covered all the costs of this this personal alarm/this zimmer frame or walker/these special eating utensils/these elbow crutches/this electric wheelchair/this manual wheelchair/this buggy or scooter/this cane or walking stick?
HEJIBLH Question Was the left hip replacement because of arthritis, a fracture, to replace a previous artificial hip, or for some other reason? INTERVIEWER: Enter the main reason.
HEHFY Question When did you first start HRT (hormone replacement therapy)? INTERVIEWER: Enter year.
HEHFA Question Age when started HRT
HEHNIN Question I now have some questions about Hormone Replacement Therapy. INTERVIEWER: Press <1> and to continue.
HEHFM Question In what month did you first start HRT (hormone replacement therapy)?
HEAGJR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had dementia, senility or any other serious memory impairment? INTERVIEWER: Enter the response as month and year. Enter the month at this question.
CAWHO Question INTERVIEWER: WHO ANSWERED THE QUESTIONS IN THIS SECTION?
HEHIP Question (How would you rate the pain) in your hips if you were walking on a flat surface? PROMPT IF NECESSARY: 'Where 0 is no pain and 10 is severe or excruciating pain, as bad as you can imagine'.
HESTOP Question [CODE FRAME] SHOW CARD C24 What was the main reason that you stopped smoking cigarettes?
HEINCT Question We would like to ask you about incontinence. During the last 12 months, have you lost any amount of urine beyond your control?
HEPER Question [CODE FRAME] Were your periods stopped by...
HEAIDP Question Who paid for this this personal alarm/this zimmer frame or walker/these special eating utensils/these elbow crutches/this electric wheelchair/this manual wheelchair/this buggy or scooter/this cane or walking stick? INTERVIEWER: Read out each in turn and code all that apply.
CAPB Question Do you have a Personal Budget, sometimes known as an Individual Budget? This is when the local authority/ council/social services decides the amount or pot of money necessary to meet social care needs. You/He/She can choose how to spend this money which can be used for a range of services, not just social care. INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: The money could be paid to you as a Direct Payment or the local authority/ council/social services could manage the money for you/him/her.
CAASK Question provider type to ask loop for
CAPNO Question Please enter person number
HELNGB Question Can I just check, is you/name taking medication which prevents you/him/her from getting chronic lung disease, such as chronic bronchitis or emphysema, any more?
HECGNIC Question Has any doctor or nurse ever told you about any nicotine products, such as nicotine patches, chewing gum, lozenges or other similar products at all to help you give up smoking?
HECHOLA Question Have you done any of these things to lower your cholesterol?
HEAID Question SHOW CARD C23 Do you/name use any of these? INTERVIEWER:Code all that apply. Only include personal alarms used to call for assistance after falls etc.
HEDATD1 System generated date at start of fallen section
HEDIBW Question Condition referred to.
HESKC Question About how many cigarettes a day do you usually smoke at weekends? INTERVIEWER:If range given and can't estimate, enter mid-point. If less than one a day, enter 0.
CATNO Question Derived: Number of activities respondent has received help with in the last month
HESKD Question The last time we interviewed you in [MONTH, YEAR], you said that you were smoking at that time. INTERVIEWER: Code 1 below unless respondent spontaneously disputes this record.
HEMDB Question whether is currently taking medication for diabetes
HEMDA Question whether currently taking medication for high BP
HEHRTE Question Have/Has you/name had this blood test in the past 12 weeks?
HEHRTD Question Many doctors ask patients on Warfarin to get their blood tested regularly. The test checks how thin their blood is, and is sometimes called an INR test. Do you/name get your/his/her blood checked for this?
HEHRTF Question Have/Has you/name had this blood test in the past 4 weeks?
HEHRTA Question Some doctors suggest that some patients take anticoagulant or blood thinning medication. Did any doctor suggest that you/name take medication to thin your/his/her blood such as warfarin or aspirin, Plavix, Ticlid, or other blood thinning medication? INTERVIEWER: Please only include aspirin if it is taken as a medication to thin the blood, once a day in a low dose.
HEHRTC Question Is you/name taking Warfarin?
HEHRTB Question Is you/name currently taking medication to thin your/his/her blood like Warfarin, Aspirin, Plavix, Ticlid or other medication to thin the blood? INTERVIEWER: Please only include aspirin if it is taken as a medication to thin the blood, once a day in a low dose.
CADCC Question SHOW CARD C22 How often do/does you/name attend a day care centre?
CADCD Question Each time that you/name have/has attended the day centre, including attending classes or groups run by the day centre in the last month about how many hours did you/he/she usually spend there? Was it...READ OUT...
HEOVY Question When was this operation for the removal of your ovaries?
HEAGHRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HETHK Question whether has difficulty finding right words
HEAGFR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had arthritis? INTERVIEWER: Enter response in month and year.
HEOVE Question Have you had an operation to remove both your ovaries (a bilateral oophorectomy)?
HEAGIRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HEPMED Question Are you taking any medication for your hip pain?
HETSET Question INTERVIEWER:The Health section is finished. Please enter 1 here to make the program store the current time and date.
HEA2CH Question Can I check, did you/name get this this personal alarm/this zimmer frame or walker/these special eating utensils/these elbow crutches/this electric wheelchair/this manual wheelchair/this buggy or scooter/this cane or walking stick since (date not available)? INTERVIEWER: Please include any replacements.
CAWDB Question INTERVIEWER: Ask respondent whether the person who deals with payments is currently at home and could assist with this section (if the respondent wishes). Use discretion to decide whether this is appropriate. If this person is available, continue with this section addressing questions to respondent and the person they have chosen. If no one is available continue with this section with the respodent alone.
HEINCTA Question When you had this problem, did it last for more than 1 month?
CAWDA Question Do you usually deal with paying for your/his/her care or does a family member or friend manage this for you? INTERVIEWER CODE RESPONDENT ANSWER
HEJIBRH Question Was the right hip replacement/resurfacing because of arthritis, a fracture, to replace a previous artificial hip, or for some other reason? INTERVIEWER: Enter the main reason.
HEJIBRK Question Was the right knee replacement because of arthritis, a fracture, to replace a previous artificial knee, or for some other reason? INTERVIEWER: Enter the main reason.
HEPRKRY Question INTERVIEWER: Enter the year at this question.
HENMMI Question number of heart attacks in the last two years
HECAT Question ever/since last visit had cataract surgery
CANOP Question You have told me that no payment was made for [PROVIDER] helping you. Why was this? UNPROMPTED RESPONSE:
CAINA Question Has the local authority/council made an assessment of what you can afford for any of your/his/her care needs? This is sometimes called an income assessment or means testing. INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: This might have been when the local authority/council was organising care services or arranging a Direct Payment for your/his/her care.
HEWKS Question whether has weakness in/less able to move arms and legs
HECANAA Question SHOW CARD C6 In which part of your/his/her body did the cancer/cancers/malignant tumours start? INTERVIEWER: Code one only.
HESCRE Question Cancer screening question
HEAGBRY Question year told had heart attack
CAMOR Question Did an per year help you?
HEPRB Question Other reason periods stopped
HEPRK Question Approximately how old was you/name when you/he/she was first told by a doctor that you/he/she had Parkinson's disease? INTERVIEWER: Enter age in years.
HEPRO Question Whether ever had PSA blood test or other examination to check prostate cancer
CALAP Question And does the local authority, council or social services pay [PROVIDER] directly or is it through a Direct Payment or a Personal Budget? CODE ALL THAT APPLY:
CAHRG Question Can you tell me whether in the last week the person/people who help you with getting up in the morning helped you in person with these tasks for: ...READ OUT...
CAHRF Question Thinking about the person/people who help you with getting up in the morning in the last week how many hours have they helped you in person with these kinds of tasks? INTERVIEWER EXPLAIN IF NECESSARY: not include help over the phone or by internet IF 2 PEOPLE HELP AT THE SAME TIME, CODE DOUBLE THE HOURS ENTER NUMBER OF HOURS. IF LESS THAN 1 HOUR ENTER 0.5. @/INTERVIEWER INSTRUCTION: IF home care worker / Personal Assistant or other care staff ''live in''/ ''sleep in'', INCLUDE ALL hours they are on duty. IF RESPONDENT DOES NOT GIVE PRECISE ANSWER INTERVIEWER CODE DK Press for help
HEAMA Question Is you/name taking medication or other treatment for your/his/her asthma?
HEAMB Question Can I just check, is you/name taking medication which prevents you/him/her from getting asthma any more?
CAHRS Question found provider to ask qhelptime about - hours worked (note used to find max - not exact number)
HEMAMR Question Reason for most recent mammogram
CALAM Question INTERVIEWER: ENTER AMOUNT IN POUNDS AND PENCE
HEAGIR Question When was you/name told by a doctor that you/he/she had Alzheimer's Disease? INTERVIEWER: Enter response in month and year.
HEHEAR Question hearing condition
HEMBOWT Question When was most recent bowel cancer test
CAHADP Question Has this person number already been give at NumHlp?
HEKIDN Question whether ever had trouble with kidneys
HEACD Question whether ever told had diabetes
HEACE Question whether advised to take ACE inhibitor/A2 receptor blocker
HEMPROT Question When was most recent PSA test
HEDIXB Question other ACE inhibitor/A2 receptor blocker been taking in past week
HEAGBR Question month told had heart attack
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