Section C: Health Status

Section C: Health Status Module of CRELES Wave 4

item label type description
C1 Question How would you say your health is now: Excellent, Very Good, Good, Fair, Poor?
C2 Question How would you say your health is in comparison with other people of your age? Better, Equal, Worse?
C4 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have high blood pressure (hypertension)
C5 Question How old were you when you were first told that you had high blood pressure?
C6a Question Are you currently taking medicat ion to control your hypertension?
C6b Question When was the last time your doctor changed the medication or dosage?
C6 Question When was the last time that you checked your blood pressure?
C7 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have high cho lesterol?
C8 Question How old were you when you were first told that you had high cholesterol?
C9a Question Are you currently taking medicat ion to control your cholesterol?
C9b Question When was the last time that a physician changed the medication or dose?
C9 Question When was the last time that you checked your cholesterol?
C10 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have diabetes (high levels o f sugar in the blood)?
C10a Question (Only for women AMP2=2) Was diabetes only present during a pregnancy?
C11 Question How old were you when you were first told that you had diabetes?
C12 Question Are you taking pills or inject ing insulin to control your diabetes?
C13a Question (If C13=1) When was the last time your doctor changed your pill or your insulin medication or your dosage?
C14 Question How frequent ly do you check your own blood sugar levels?
C15 Question How often do you consult a doctor about your diabetes?
C17 Question When was the last time that a physician did a test to know if you had sugar in your blood?
C18 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have cancer or a malignant tumor, not including small skin tumors?
C20 Question In which organ or what part of the body did the cancer start?
C22 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have a chronic respiratory or pulmonary disease, like emphysema, tubrcolosis, asthma or chronic bronchitis?
C23 Question How old were you when you were first told that you had this respiratory disease?
C24 Question Are you receiving some kind o f treatment for your respiratory illness(es)?
C26 Question Has a physician even told you that you have had a heart attack?
C27 Question How many heart attacks have you had in all your life?
C28 Question First infarct
C29 Question Second infarct
C30 Question Third infarct
C32 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have a heart disease without having a stroke or attack?
C35 Question Has a physician ever told you have had a cerebral hemorrhage (stroke)?
C36 Question Please tell me how old you were when you had the first ese cerebral hemorrhages.
C41 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have arthritis, rheumat ism or arthrosis?
C42 Question How old were you when you were diagnosed with arthritis or rheumatism for the first time?
CP43 Question Has this problem caused you to change your daily activities at home or at work?
C44 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have osteoporosis (bone fragility)?
C57 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have cataracts?
C58 Question Have you ever had an operation for your cataracts
C64 Question Interviewer only: Unt il now, was the interviewee able to hear well the things you said?
C65 Question Are you missing your natural teeth or mo lars?
C68 Question [Ask only if interviewee is Female, AMP2=1] How old were you when you first menstruated?
C69a Question Are you still menstruating?
C69b Question How old were you when you had your last menstruation?
C69c Question How old were you when you had your last menstruation?
C70 Question How many pregnancies in total did you have in your life?
C71 Question How old were you when you had your first pregnancy?
C73 Question How many abortions did you have in your life?
C74 Question Have you used a contraceptive or have you been sterilized?
C75a Question What kind of contraceptives have you used? (multiple) Pills or capsules
C75b Question What kind of contraceptives have you used? (multiple) Injections
C75c Question What kind of contraceptives have you used? (multiple) Sterilization
C75d Question What kind of contraceptives have you used? (multiple) Others
CP75 Question At what age did you begin using the first of the methods that you used?
C76 Question Have you had the operation called hysterectomy (surgery to remove the womb/uterus and/or ovaries)?
C77 Question Have you ever used women's hormones (estrogen) to treat menopause in the form of pills, patches or cream for three years or more?
C78 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have an enlarged prostate?
CN1 Question Have you contracted MALARIA?
CN2 Question At which times in your life did you have malaria? Before 15 years of age?
CN3 Question At which times in your life did you have malaria? Between 15-29 years
CN40 Question At which times in your life did you have malaria? Between 30-50 years
C81 Question Has a physician ever told you that you have nervous or psychiatric problem such as depression?
CP81 Question Are you currently taking medicat ion for these problems?
C82 Question How old were you when you were diagnosed with your nervous problem?
C83 Question Has this problem interfered with your daily activities at home or at work?
C100 Question During the last 12 months, have you had insomnia?
C103a Question How many hours per night do you regularly sleep?
C104 Question Have you been sat isfied with your life?
C105 Question Did you put aside or lessen your activities or the things you like to do?
C106 Question Did you feel that your life is empty?
C107 Question Did you feel bored frequently?
C108 Question Were you in a good mood for the majority of the time?
C109 Question Were you worried or fearing that something bad would happen to you?
C110 Question Did you feel happy most of the time?
C111 Question Did you frequently feel abandoned or unappreciated?
C112 Question Did you prefer to stay home instead of going out and doing things?
C113 Question Did you feel that you had more memory problems than other people of your same age?
C114 Question Did you feel that it is marvelous to be alive?
C115 Question Did you feel useless or that you were worthless in your current situation?
C116 Question Did you feel full of energy?
C117 Question Did you find yourself without hope in facing your current situation?
C118 Question Did you feel that other people are in a better situation that you?
C127 Question In general how do you feel about your life?
C128 Question In the last 12 months did you receive a flu shot?
C130 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Hearing test?
C131 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Vision test?
C134 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Mammography or x-ray of the breasts?
C135 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Have you done a test for urinary tract cancer or cervical cancer?
C136 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Have you had a blood test of your prostate?
C137 Question When was the last time that you did one of the fo llowing tests? Have you done a rectal exam for your prostate?
C138 Question Now if you will allow me I will check your blood pressure from your man.
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