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Table A. Injury and Poisoning Recoded Variables, Variable Labels, Source Variables, and File Locations by Year: National Health Interview Survey, 1997-present

 

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        File location of variables
Year Variable Variable label Source variables Person Injury Episode Poisoning Episode Verbatim Episode Injury/Poisoning Episode

1997-1999

DAY

Day of week of injury

IJDATE_M, IJDATE_D, IJDATE_Y

- X - - -

2000-2003

DAY

Day of week of injury/poisoning

IJDATE_M, IJDATE_D, IJDATE_Y

- - - - X

2004

Variable no longer included in the file

             
                 

1997-1999

PDAY

Day of week of poisoning

POIDTEM, POIDTED, POIDTEY

- - X - -

2000-2003

PDAY is replaced with DAY

Day of week of injury/poisoning

IJDATE_M, IJDATE_D, IJDATE_Y

- - - - X

2004

Variable no longer included in the file

             
                 

1997-1999

RPCKDM

Time between interview and injury date

RPCKD, RPCKM

- X - - -

2000-2003

RPCKDM

Time between interview and injury/poisoning date

RPCKD, RPCKM

- - - - X

2004-present

RPCKDMR

Time between the date of the injury/poisoning episode and the date the injury/poisoning questions were asked

RPCKD, RPCKM

- - - - X
                 

1997-1999

RPCKDMP

Time between interview and poisoning date

RPCKDP, RPCKMP

- - X - -

2000-2003

RPCKDMP is replaced with RPCKDM

Time between interview and injury/poisoning date

RPCKD, RPCKM

- - - - X

2004-present

RPCKDMR

Time between the date of the injury/poisoning episode and the date the injury/poisoning questions were asked

RPCKD, RPCKM

- - - - X
                 

1997-1999

ECAUS

Cause of injury based on E codes

ECODE_1

- X - - -

2000-2003

ECAUSNEW

Cause of injury/poisoning based on E codes

ECODE_1

- - - - X

2004-present

ECAUS

Cause of injury/poisoning based on E codes

ECODE_1

- - - - X
                 

1997-1999

ECAUS1CT
ECAUS2CT
ECAUS3CT
ECAUS4CT
ECAUS5CT
ECAUS6CT
ECAUS7CT
ECAUS8CT
ECAUS9CT

Number of times injured by transportation
Number of times injured by burn/scald
Number of times injured by fall
Number of times injured by overexertion
Number of times injured by being struck
Number of times injured by animal/insect
Number of times injured by cut/pierce
Number of times injured by machinery
Number of times injured by other

ECAUS

X - - - -

2000

Variables no longer included in the file

    - - - - -
                 

1997-1999

WHAT1CT
WHAT2CT
WHAT3CT
WHAT4CT
WHAT5CT
WHAT6CT
WHAT7CT
WHAT8CT
WHAT9CT
WHAT10CT
WHAT11CT

Number of times injured driving
Number of times injured working at paid job
Number of times injured working around the house
Number of times injured attending school
Number of times injured doing unpaid work
Number of times injured playing sports
Number of times injured during leisure activity
Number of times injured resting, eating
Number of times injured cooking
Number of times injured being cared for
Number of times injured doing other things

WHAT1 - WHAT11

X - - - -

2000

Variables no longer included in the file

    - - - - -
                 

1997-1999

WHER1CT
WHER2CT
WHER3CT
WHER4CT
WHER5CT
WHER6CT
WHER7CT
WHER8CT
WHER9CT
WHER10CT
WHER11CT
WHER12CT
WHER13CT
WHER14CT
WHER15CT
WHER16CT
WHER17CT
WHER18CT

Number of times injured inside home
Number of times injured outside home
Number of times injured at school
Number of times injured at child care center
Number of times injured in residential facility
Number of times injured in health care facility
Number of times injured on street/highway
Number of times injured in parking lot
Number of times injured at sport facility
Number of times injured at trade service areas
Number of times injured on farm
Number of times injured at park/recreation area
Number of times injured at river/lake/ocean
Number of times injured at swimming pool
Number of times injured at construction area
Number of times injured in mine or quarry
Number of times injured in other public building
Number of times injured in other place

WHER1 - WHER18

X - - - -

2000

Variables no longer included in the file

    - - - - -
                 

1997-1999

ICD9_1 - ICD9_4

ICD-9-CM diagnosis code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.050 to FIJ.220

- X - - -

2000-2003

ICD9_1 - ICD9_4

ICD-9-CM diagnosis code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.050 to FIJ.221

- - - - X

2004-2007

ICD9_1 - ICD9_8

ICD-9-CM diagnosis code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.060_00.000 to FIJ.079_00.000 and FIJ.109_00.000 to FIJ.160_02.000

- - - - X
                 

1997-1999

ECODE_1 - ECODE_3

ICD-9-CM external cause code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.050 to FIJ.220

- X - - -

2000-2003

ECODE_1 - ECODE_3

ICD-9-CM external cause code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.050 to FIJ.221

- - - - X

2004-present

ECODE_1 - ECODE_3

ICD-9-CM external cause code

Codes were assigned according to responses given to questions FIJ.060_00.000 to FIJ.079_00.000 and FIJ.109_00.000 to FIJ.160_02.000

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

RPD

Days between the date of the injury/poisoning episode and the date the injury/poisoning questions were asked

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT, IJDATE

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

BIETD

Lower boundary of elapsed time interval in days

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT, IJDATE

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

EIETD

Upper boundary of elapsed time interval in days

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT, IJDATE

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

EDIPBR

Episode date information reported by the respondent

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

IMPMETH

Imputed part of I/P date or elapsed time interval

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

MUMON

Imputed month

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

MUYEAR

Imputed year

IPDATEM, IPDATED, IPDATEY, IPDATENO, IPDATETP, IPDATEMT

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

ETFLG

Elapsed time flag

RPD

- - - - X
                 

2004-present

BEIFLG

Elapsed time interval boundary flag

RPD, BIETD, EIETD

- - - - X

 

 
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