PC. Proxy Cognition

PC. Proxy Cognition module of AHEAD 1993

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V323 Question Part of this study is concerned with people's memory, and ability to think about things. First, how would you rate NAME's memory at the present time? Would you say it is excellent, very good, good, fair or poor?
V324 Question Have you noticed any change in (his/her) memory over the past two years?
V325 Question Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago?
V326 Question Is it somewhat better, or much better?
PC2c Question Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?
V328 Question How would you rate NAME in making judgements and decisions? Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?
V329 Question Have you noticed any change in (his/her) judgement and decision making over the past two years?
V330 Question Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago?
PC4b Question Is it somewhat better, or much better?
V332 Question Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?
V333 Question How would you rate NAME's ability to organize (his/her) daily activities? (Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?)
V334 Question Have you noticed any change in (his/her) ability to organize over the past two years?
PC6a Question Is (his/her) ability better or worse than two years ago?
V336 Question Is it somewhat better, or much better?
V337 Question Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?
V342 Question Does NAME ever get lost in a familiar environment?
V343 Question Does (he/she) ever wander off and not return by (himself/herself)?
PC7c Question Can (he/she) be left alone for an hour or so?
V345 Question Does NAME ever see or hear things that are not really there?
PC8 Question During the past week, how often has NAME shown any of the following behaviors?
V346 Question (During the past week) how often has (he/she) become angry or hostile without reason? Was it most of the time, some of the time, or never?
V347 Question (During the past week) How often has (he/she) had difficulties falling asleep or waking frequently during the night?
PC8c Question (During the past week) How often has (he/she) done things that are dangerous to (himself/herself) or others?
V349 Question (During the past week) How often has (he/she) paced around or made unexplained rocking movements while sitting?
V350 Question (During the past week) How often has (he/she) mentioned that people are plotting against or trying to harm (him/her?)
V351 Question (During the past week) How often has (he/she) drunk too much alcohol?
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V323

Part of this study is concerned with people's memory, and ability to think about things. First, how would you rate NAME's memory at the present time? Would you say it is excellent, very good, good, fair or poor?

PART OF THIS STUDY IS CONCERNED WITH PEOPLE'S MEMORY, AND ABILITY TO THINK ABOUT THINGS. FIRST, HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME'S MEMORY AT THE PRESENT TIME? WOULD YOU SAY IT IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR OR POOR?
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V324

Have you noticed any change in (his/her) memory over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) MEMORY OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) memory over the past two years? = 1 YES  »
 
     
   
V325

Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago?

IS (HIS/HER) MEMORY BETTER OR WORSE THAN TWO YEARS AGO?
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If Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago? = 1 BETTER  »
 
       
     
V326

Is it somewhat better, or much better?

IS IT SOMEWHAT BETTER, OR MUCH BETTER?
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Else If Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago? = 2 WORSE »
 
       
     
V324C
       
 
V328

How would you rate NAME in making judgements and decisions? Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?

HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME IN MAKING JUDGEMENTS AND DECISIONS? WOULD YOU SAY (HE/SHE) IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?
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V329

Have you noticed any change in (his/her) judgement and decision making over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) JUDGEMENT AND DECISION MAKING OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) judgement and decision making over the past two years? = 1 YES  »
 
     
   
V330

Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago?

IS (HIS/HER) JUDGEMENT BETTER OR WORSE THAN TWO YEARS AGO?
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If Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago? = 1 BETTER  »
 
       
     
V329B
       
   
Else If Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago? = 2 WORSE »
 
       
     
V332

Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?

IS IT SOMEWHAT WORSE, OR MUCH WORSE?
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V333

How would you rate NAME's ability to organize (his/her) daily activities? (Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?)

HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME'S ABILITY TO ORGANIZE (HIS/HER) DAILY ACTIVITIES? (WOULD YOU SAY (HE/SHE) IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?)
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V334

Have you noticed any change in (his/her) ability to organize over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) ABILITY TO ORGANIZE OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) ability to organize over the past two years? = 1 YES  »
 
     
   
V334A
     
   
If V334A = 1 »
 
       
     
V336

Is it somewhat better, or much better?

IS IT SOMEWHAT BETTER, OR MUCH BETTER?
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Else If V334A = 2 »
 
       
     
V337

Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?

IS IT SOMEWHAT WORSE, OR MUCH WORSE?
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V342

Does NAME ever get lost in a familiar environment?

DOES NAME EVER GET LOST IN A FAMILIAR ENVIRONMENT?
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V343

Does (he/she) ever wander off and not return by (himself/herself)?

DOES (HE/SHE) EVER WANDER OFF AND NOT RETURN BY (HIMSELF/HERSELF)?
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PC7C

Can (he/she) be left alone for an hour or so?

CAN (HE/SHE) BE LEFT ALONE FOR AN HOUR OR SO?
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V345

Does NAME ever see or hear things that are not really there?

DOES NAME EVER SEE OR HEAR THINGS THAT ARE NOT REALLY THERE?
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PC8

During the past week, how often has NAME shown any of the following behaviors?

DURING THE PAST WEEK, HOW OFTEN HAS NAME SHOWN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING BEHAVIORS?
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V346

(During the past week) how often has (he/she) become angry or hostile without reason? Was it most of the time, some of the time, or never?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) BECOME ANGRY OR HOSTILE WITHOUT REASON? WAS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR NEVER?
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V347

(During the past week) How often has (he/she) had difficulties falling asleep or waking frequently during the night?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) HAD DIFFICULTIES FALLING ASLEEP OR WAKING FREQUENTLY DURING THE NIGHT?
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PC8C

(During the past week) How often has (he/she) done things that are dangerous to (himself/herself) or others?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) DONE THINGS THAT ARE DANGEROUS TO (HIMSELF/HERSELF) OR OTHERS?
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V349

(During the past week) How often has (he/she) paced around or made unexplained rocking movements while sitting?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) PACED AROUND OR MADE UNEXPLAINED ROCKING MOVEMENTS WHILE SITTING?
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V350

(During the past week) How often has (he/she) mentioned that people are plotting against or trying to harm (him/her?)

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) MENTIONED THAT PEOPLE ARE PLOTTING AGAINST OR TRYING TO HARM (HIM/HER?)
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V351

(During the past week) How often has (he/she) drunk too much alcohol?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) DRUNK TOO MUCH ALCOHOL?
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V323
Part of this study is concerned with people's memory, and ability to think about things. First, how would you rate NAME's memory at the present time? Would you say it is excellent, very good, good, fair or poor?

PART OF THIS STUDY IS CONCERNED WITH PEOPLE'S MEMORY, AND ABILITY TO THINK ABOUT THINGS. FIRST, HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME'S MEMORY AT THE PRESENT TIME? WOULD YOU SAY IT IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR OR POOR?
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1 EXCELLENT
2 VERY GOOD
3 GOOD
4 FAIR
5 POOR
8 DK
9 RF


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V324
Have you noticed any change in (his/her) memory over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) MEMORY OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) memory over the past two years? (V324) = 1 YES  »

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V325
Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago?

IS (HIS/HER) MEMORY BETTER OR WORSE THAN TWO YEARS AGO?
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1 BETTER
2 WORSE
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago? (V325) = 1 BETTER  »

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V326
Is it somewhat better, or much better?

IS IT SOMEWHAT BETTER, OR MUCH BETTER?
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1 MUCH BETTER
2 SOMEWHAT BETTER
8 DK
9 RF


| |  Else If Is (his/her) memory better or worse than two years ago? (V325) = 2 WORSE »

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V324C
V324C

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V328
How would you rate NAME in making judgements and decisions? Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?

HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME IN MAKING JUDGEMENTS AND DECISIONS? WOULD YOU SAY (HE/SHE) IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?
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1 EXCELLENT
2 VERY GOOD
3 GOOD
4 FAIR
5 POOR
8 DK
9 RF


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V329
Have you noticed any change in (his/her) judgement and decision making over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) JUDGEMENT AND DECISION MAKING OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) judgement and decision making over the past two years? (V329) = 1 YES  »

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V330
Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago?

IS (HIS/HER) JUDGEMENT BETTER OR WORSE THAN TWO YEARS AGO?
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1 BETTER
2 WORSE
8 DK
9 RF


| |  If Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago? (V330) = 1 BETTER  »

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V329B
V329B

| |  Else If Is (his/her) judgement better or worse than two years ago? (V330) = 2 WORSE »

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V332
Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?

IS IT SOMEWHAT WORSE, OR MUCH WORSE?
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4 SOMEWHAT WORSE
5 MUCH WORSE
8 DK
9 RF


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V333
How would you rate NAME's ability to organize (his/her) daily activities? (Would you say (he/she) is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor?)

HOW WOULD YOU RATE NAME'S ABILITY TO ORGANIZE (HIS/HER) DAILY ACTIVITIES? (WOULD YOU SAY (HE/SHE) IS EXCELLENT, VERY GOOD, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?)
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1 EXCELLENT
2 VERY GOOD
3 GOOD
4 FAIR
5 POOR
8 DK
9 RF


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V334
Have you noticed any change in (his/her) ability to organize over the past two years?

HAVE YOU NOTICED ANY CHANGE IN (HIS/HER) ABILITY TO ORGANIZE OVER THE PAST TWO YEARS?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


If Have you noticed any change in (his/her) ability to organize over the past two years? (V334) = 1 YES  »

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V334A
V334A

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V336
Is it somewhat better, or much better?

IS IT SOMEWHAT BETTER, OR MUCH BETTER?
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1 MUCH BETTER
2 SOMEWHAT BETTER
8 DK
9 RF


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V337
Is it somewhat worse, or much worse?

IS IT SOMEWHAT WORSE, OR MUCH WORSE?
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4 SOMEWHAT WORSE
5 MUCH WORSE
8 DK
9 RF


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V342
Does NAME ever get lost in a familiar environment?

DOES NAME EVER GET LOST IN A FAMILIAR ENVIRONMENT?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V343
Does (he/she) ever wander off and not return by (himself/herself)?

DOES (HE/SHE) EVER WANDER OFF AND NOT RETURN BY (HIMSELF/HERSELF)?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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PC7C
Can (he/she) be left alone for an hour or so?

CAN (HE/SHE) BE LEFT ALONE FOR AN HOUR OR SO?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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V345
Does NAME ever see or hear things that are not really there?

DOES NAME EVER SEE OR HEAR THINGS THAT ARE NOT REALLY THERE?
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1 YES
5 NO
8 DK
9 RF


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PC8
During the past week, how often has NAME shown any of the following behaviors?

DURING THE PAST WEEK, HOW OFTEN HAS NAME SHOWN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING BEHAVIORS?
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1 CONTINUE


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V346
(During the past week) how often has (he/she) become angry or hostile without reason? Was it most of the time, some of the time, or never?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) BECOME ANGRY OR HOSTILE WITHOUT REASON? WAS IT MOST OF THE TIME, SOME OF THE TIME, OR NEVER?
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V347
(During the past week) How often has (he/she) had difficulties falling asleep or waking frequently during the night?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) HAD DIFFICULTIES FALLING ASLEEP OR WAKING FREQUENTLY DURING THE NIGHT?
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK
9 RF


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PC8C
(During the past week) How often has (he/she) done things that are dangerous to (himself/herself) or others?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) DONE THINGS THAT ARE DANGEROUS TO (HIMSELF/HERSELF) OR OTHERS?
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V349
(During the past week) How often has (he/she) paced around or made unexplained rocking movements while sitting?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) PACED AROUND OR MADE UNEXPLAINED ROCKING MOVEMENTS WHILE SITTING?
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V350
(During the past week) How often has (he/she) mentioned that people are plotting against or trying to harm (him/her?)

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) MENTIONED THAT PEOPLE ARE PLOTTING AGAINST OR TRYING TO HARM (HIM/HER?)
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK
9 RF


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V351
(During the past week) How often has (he/she) drunk too much alcohol?

(DURING THE PAST WEEK) HOW OFTEN HAS (HE/SHE) DRUNK TOO MUCH ALCOHOL?
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1 MOST OF THE TIME
2 SOME OF THE TIME
3 NEVER
8 DK


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