United States
2017 Landline And Cell Phone Combined Codebook Report
ADULT Asthma Call-Back Survey
October 4, 2020
     

 
 

Label: STATE FIPS CODE
Column: 1-2
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: _STATE
Prologue:
Description: STATE FIPS CODE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
4 Arizona 681 5.02 3.23
6 California 271 2.00 15.39
9 Connecticut 491 3.62 1.84
12 Florida 861 6.34 8.05
13 Georgia 239 1.76 3.37
15 Hawaii 395 2.91 0.75
17 Illinois 241 1.78 4.62
18 Indiana 734 5.41 2.89
19 Iowa 306 2.25 1.18
20 Kansas 716 5.28 1.18
21 Kentucky 438 3.23 1.98
23 Maine 701 5.17 0.67
25 Massachusetts 284 2.09 3.17
26 Michigan 660 4.86 4.75
27 Minnesota 667 4.91 1.76
29 Missouri 310 2.28 2.31
30 Montana 278 2.05 0.44
31 Nebraska 632 4.66 0.68
32 Nevada 177 1.30 1.07
33 New Hampshire 255 1.88 0.74
34 New Jersey 581 4.28 3.20
35 New Mexico 303 2.23 0.93
36 New York 263 1.94 9.06
39 Ohio 518 3.82 4.64
41 Oregon 190 1.40 2.01
42 Pennsylvania 281 2.07 5.75
44 Rhode Island 301 2.22 0.57
48 Texas 489 3.60 8.04
49 Utah 463 3.41 1.17
50 Vermont 339 2.50 0.34
55 Wisconsin 307 2.26 2.19
72 Puerto Rico 200 1.47 2.02

     

 
 

Label: MONTH NAME OF SOURCE FILE ASTHMA CALL-BACK
Column: 3-4
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: FMONTH_F
Prologue:
Description: FILE MONTH
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 January 1,063 7.83 7.16
2 February 1,034 7.62 7.36
3 March 1,003 7.39 6.44
4 April 1,393 10.26 14.17
5 May 1,161 8.55 7.84
6 June 1,103 8.13 7.82
7 July 1,446 10.65 13.86
8 August 1,164 8.58 6.74
9 September 972 7.16 5.81
10 October 1,264 9.31 10.31
11 November 978 7.21 6.22
12 December 991 7.30 6.27

     

 
 

Label: MONTH OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Column: 13-14
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: IMONTH_F
Prologue:
Description: MONTH OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 January 801 5.90 7.32
2 February 1,175 8.66 8.07
3 March 1,123 8.27 6.85
4 April 872 6.42 5.70
5 May 1,200 8.84 7.17
6 June 1,485 10.94 12.10
7 July 1,331 9.81 8.81
8 August 1,311 9.66 9.62
9 September 1,103 8.13 7.03
10 October 1,028 7.57 8.96
11 November 992 7.31 11.14
12 December 1,151 8.48 7.22

     

 
 

Label: DAY OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Column: 15-16
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: IDAY_F
Prologue:
Description: DAY OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
HIDDEN   13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: YEAR OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Column: 17-20
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: IYEAR_F
Prologue:
Description: YEAR OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK INTERVIEW
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2017 Interview year 12,533 92.34 92.64
2018 Interview year 1,039 7.66 7.36

     

 
 

Label: DISPOSITION OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK
Column: 24-26
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DISPCODE_F
Prologue:
Description: DISPOSITION OF ASTHMA CALL-BACK
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1100 Complete 13,519 99.61 99.52
1200 Partial complete 53 0.39 0.48

     

 
 

Label: ANNUAL SEQUENCE NUMBER
Column: 27-36
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SEQNO
Prologue:
Description: ANNUAL SEQUENCE NUMBER
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
HIDDEN   13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PERMIT TO CALL BACK FROM BRFSS
Column: 39
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CALLBACK
Prologue:
Description: PERMIT TO CALL BACK FROM BRFSS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ARE YOU SAMPLE PERSON
Column: 40
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SAMP_NAME
Prologue:
Description: Q1.1 Are you [sample person’s first name or initials]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 13,388 98.64 99.21
2 No 184 1.36 0.79

     

 
 

Label: MAY I SPEAK WITH SAMPLE PERSON
Column: 41
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SAMP_PERS
Prologue:
Description: Q1.2 May I speak with [sample person's first name or initials]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 184 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,388

     

 
 

Label: CHECK CORRECT PERSON ON PHONE
Column: 42
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: REPEAT
Prologue: FOR THOSE WHO DISAGREE WITH BRFSS ASTHMA STATUS: Check if correct person from core survey is on phone.
Description: Q2.0 Is this [sample person’s name] and are you [sample person’s age] years old? (IF YES, CONTINUE WITH Q2.1)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 791 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 12,781

     

 
 

Label: EVER HAVE ASTHMA INCONSISTENT WITH BRFSS
Column: 43
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EVER_ASTH
Prologue: FOR THOSE WHO DISAGREE WITH BRFSS ASTHMA STATUS: I would like to repeat the questions from the previous survey now to make sure you qualify for this study.
Description: Q2.1 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 791 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 12,781

     

 
 

Label: STILL HAVE ASTHMA INCONSISTENT WITH BRFSS
Column: 44
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CUR_ASTH
Prologue: FOR THOSE WHO DISAGREE WITH BRFSS ASTHMA STATUS: I would like to repeat the questions from the previous survey now to make sure you qualify for this study.
Description: Q2.2 Do you still have asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 433 54.74 50.19
2 No 290 36.66 42.86
7 Donīt know/Not sure 66 8.34 6.94
9 Refused 2 0.25 0.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 12,781

     

 
 

Label: PERMISSION TO COMBINE THE ANSWER WITH BRFSS
Column: 45
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PERMISS
Prologue:
Description: Q2.3 May we combine your answers to this survey with your answers from the survey you did a few weeks ago?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9,326 68.72 74.33
7 Donīt know/Not sure 4,246 31.28 25.67

     

 
 

Label: AGE AT ASTHMA DIAGNOSIS
Column: 46-48
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: AGEDX
Prologue:
Description: Q3.1 How old were you when you were first told by a doctor or other health professional that you had asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 115 Age in years 12,227 90.09 90.45
777 Donīt know 893 6.58 4.61
888 Less than 1 year old 435 3.21 4.88
999 Refused 17 0.13 0.06

     

 
 

Label: TIME SINCE DIAGNOSIS
Column: 49
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INCIDNT
Prologue:
Description: Q3.2 How long ago was that?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Within the past 12 months 287 2.11 1.92
2 One to five years ago 1,001 7.38 7.59
3 More than 5 years ago 12,253 90.28 90.31
7 Don’t know 29 0.21 0.17
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.00

     

 
 

Label: LAST TALKED TO A DOCTOR
Column: 50-51
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: LAST_MD
Prologue:
Description: Q3.3 How long has it been since you last talked to a doctor or other health professional about your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
4 Within the past year 7,760 57.18 51.15
5 One year to less than 3 years ago 1,880 13.85 14.99
6 Three years to five years ago 801 5.90 8.47
7 More than five years ago 2,852 21.01 23.25
77 Donīt know 140 1.03 0.69
88 Never 133 0.98 1.37
99 Refused 6 0.04 0.08

     

 
 

Label: LAST TOOK ASTHMA MEDICATION
Column: 52-53
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: LAST_MED
Prologue:
Description: Q3.4 How long has it been since you last took asthma medication?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Less than 1 day ago 4,789 35.29 27.07
2 1-6 days ago 1,174 8.65 9.30
3 1 week to less than 3 months ago 1,480 10.90 12.74
4 3 months to less than 1 year ago 1,178 8.68 9.46
5 1 year to less than 3 years ago 1,018 7.50 8.21
6 3 years to 5 years ago 551 4.06 5.32
7 More than 5 years ago 2,822 20.79 24.60
77 Donīt know 125 0.92 0.41
88 Never 427 3.15 2.86
99 Refused 8 0.06 0.02

     

 
 

Label: LAST HAD ANY SYMPTOMS OF ASTHMA
Column: 54-55
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: LASTSYMP
Prologue:
Description: Q3.5 How long has it been since you last had any symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Less than 1 day ago 3,513 25.88 20.74
2 1-6 days ago 1,665 12.27 11.51
3 1 week to less than 3 months ago 2,440 17.98 19.81
4 3 months to less than 1 year ago 1,548 11.41 11.36
5 1 year to less than 3 years ago 1,014 7.47 8.13
6 3 years to 5 years ago 561 4.13 4.88
7 More than 5 years ago 2,456 18.10 21.61
77 Donīt know 269 1.98 1.11
88 Never 87 0.64 0.79
99 Refused 19 0.14 0.06

     

 
 

Label: SYMPTOM DAYS
Column: 56-58
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYMP_30D
Prologue:
Description: Q4.1 During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have any symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 29 Days 4,774 35.18 35.42
30 Every day 2,205 16.25 12.23
66 No symptoms past one year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
77 Don't know 176 1.30 0.82
88 No symptoms in the past 30 days 736 5.42 4.69
99 Refused 15 0.11 0.06
100 Symptoms 3 months to 1 year ago, skip filled 1,548 11.41 11.36

     

 
 

Label: CONSTANT SYMPTOMS
Column: 59-60
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DUR_30D
Prologue:
Description: Q4.2 Do you have symptoms all the time? 'All the time' means symptoms that continue throughout the day. It does not mean symptoms for a little while each day.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,237 9.11 7.00
2 No 909 6.70 5.02
6 Last symptoms one+ years ago, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
7 Don't know 53 0.39 0.20
9 Refused 6 0.04 0.02
10 Last symptoms 3 months - 1 year ago, skip filled 1,548 11.41 11.36
11 No symptoms ‘SYMP_30D’ skip filled 736 5.42 4.69
12 1-29 ‘SYMP_30D’ skip filled 4,774 35.18 35.42
77 Don’t know ‘SYMP_30D’ skip filled 176 1.30 0.82
99 Refused ‘SYMP_30D’ skip filled 15 0.11 0.06

     

 
 

Label: NIGHT SYMPTOMS
Column: 61-63
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASLEEP30
Prologue:
Description: Q4.3 During the past 30 days, on how many days did symptoms of asthma make it difficult for you to stay asleep?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 30 Days/Nights 3,052 22.49 22.71
66 No symptoms past one year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
77 Don't know 241 1.78 0.91
88 None 3,862 28.46 24.74
99 Refused 15 0.11 0.18
100 Symptoms 3 months to 1 year ago, skip filled 1,548 11.41 11.36
111 No symptoms in the past 30 days, skip filled 736 5.42 4.69

     

 
 

Label: SYMPTOM-FREE DAYS
Column: 64-65
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYMPFREE
Prologue:
Description: Q4.4 During the past two weeks, on how many days were you completely symptom-free, that is no coughing, wheezing, or other symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 14 Days/Nights 10,638 78.38 82.03
77 Donīt know 202 1.49 1.13
88 None 2,712 19.98 16.77
99 Refused 20 0.15 0.06

     

 
 

Label: ASTHMA EPISODE OR ATTACK
Column: 66
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EPIS_12M
Prologue:
Description: Q4.5 During the past 12 months, have you had an episode of asthma or an asthma attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5,202 38.33 36.26
2 No 4,126 30.40 27.81
6 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
7 Don't know 118 0.87 0.49
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.03

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF EPISODES / ATTACKS
Column: 67-70
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EPIS_TP
Prologue:
Description: Q4.6 During the past three months, how many asthma episodes or attacks have you had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 100 Episodes 3,948 29.09 27.81
666 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
777 Don't know 238 1.75 1.25
888 None 1,003 7.39 7.13
999 Refused 13 0.10 0.07
1111 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 4,252 31.33 28.33

     

 
 

Label: DURATION OF ATTACK
Column: 71-74
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DUR_ASTH
Prologue:
Description: Q4.7 How long did your most recent asthma episode or attack last?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
101 - 199 Minutes 2,294 16.90 16.93
201 - 299 Hours 1,305 9.62 9.32
301 - 399 Days 951 7.01 6.44
401 - 499 Weeks 420 3.09 2.33
555 Never 8 0.06 0.01
666 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
777 Don't know 211 1.55 1.19
999 Refused 13 0.10 0.02
1111 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 4,252 31.33 28.33

     

 
 

Label: TYPICAL ATTACK
Column: 75-76
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: COMPASTH
Prologue:
Description: Q4.8 Compared with other episodes or attacks, was this most recent attack shorter, longer, or about the same?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Shorter 1,139 8.39 8.01
2 Longer 795 5.86 6.56
3 About the same 3,196 23.55 21.37
4 The most recent attack was actually the first attack 14 0.10 0.06
6 No symptoms past year, skip filled 4,118 30.34 35.41
7 Don't know 51 0.38 0.25
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.01
11 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 4,252 31.33 28.33

     

 
 

Label: INSURANCE
Column: 77
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INS1
Prologue:
Description: QINS1 Do you have any kind of health care coverage, including health insurance, prepaid plans such as HMOs, or government plans such as Medicare or Medicaid?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 12,789 94.23 91.32
2 No 743 5.47 7.96
7 Donīt know/Not sure 30 0.22 0.33
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.39

     

 
 

Label: INSURANCE OR COVERAGE GAP
Column: 78
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INS2
Prologue:
Description: QINS2 During the past 12 months, was there any time that you did not have any health insurance or coverage?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 628 4.63 6.79
2 No 12,137 89.43 84.15
5 No insurance at time of interview, skip filled 743 5.47 7.96
7 Don't know 51 0.38 0.66
9 Refused 13 0.10 0.44

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF ROUTINE CHECKUPS PAST 12 MONTHS
Column: 79-81
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NER_TIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.1 During the past 12 months, how many times did you see a doctor or other health professional for a routine checkup for your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Times 6,055 44.61 38.93
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
777 Don't know 140 1.03 0.66
888 None 1,652 12.17 11.81
999 Refused 19 0.14 0.21

     

 
 

Label: EMERGENCY ROOM VISIT
Column: 82
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ER_VISIT
Prologue: An urgent care center treats people with illness or injuries that must be addressed immediately and cannot wait for a regular medical appointment.
Description: Q5.2 During the past 12 months, have you had to visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,327 9.78 10.14
2 No 6,517 48.02 41.16
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
7 Don't know 22 0.16 0.31

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS
Column: 83-85
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ER_TIMES
Prologue:
Description: Q5.3 During the past 12 months, how many times did you visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Number 1,318 9.71 10.12
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
677 MD visit, no ER visit past year, skip filled 6,517 48.02 41.16
777 Don't know 29 0.21 0.33
999 Refused 2 0.01 0.00

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF URGENT VISITS
Column: 86-88
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: URG_TIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.4 During the past 12 months, how many times did you see a doctor or other health professional for urgent treatment of worsening asthma symptoms or for an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Number 2,375 17.50 14.76
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
777 Don't know 111 0.82 0.96
888 None 5,376 39.61 35.89
999 Refused 4 0.03 0.00

     

 
 

Label: HOSPITAL VISIT
Column: 89
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSP_VST
Prologue:
Description: Q5.5 During the past 12 months, that is since [one year ago today], have you had to stay overnight in a hospital because of your asthma? Do not include an overnight stay in the emergency room.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 404 2.98 2.49
2 No 6,524 48.07 42.53
4 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 920 6.78 6.53
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
7 Don't know 16 0.12 0.06
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF HOSPITAL VISITS
Column: 90-92
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSPTIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.6a During the past 12 months, how many different times did you stay in any hospital overnight or longer because of your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Times 397 2.93 2.39
444 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 920 6.78 6.53
455 MD visit, symptoms, no hospital visit past year, skip filled 6,524 48.07 42.53
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
777 Don't know 21 0.15 0.14
999 Refused 4 0.03 0.03

     

 
 

Label: HOSPITAL FOLLOW-UP
Column: 93-94
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSPPLAN
Prologue:
Description: Q5.7 The last time you left the hospital, did a health professional talk with you about how to prevent serious attacks in the future?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 297 2.19 1.76
2 No 102 0.75 0.70
4 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 920 6.78 6.53
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 3,097 22.82 24.78
7 Don't know 21 0.15 0.09
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.01
45 MD visit, symptoms, no hospital visit past year, skip filled 6,524 48.07 42.53

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF MISSED DAYS
Column: 95-97
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MISS_DAY
Prologue:
Description: Q5.8a During the past 12 months, how many days were you unable to work or carry out your usual activities because of your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Days 3,166 23.33 22.81
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
777 Don't know 424 3.12 2.51
888 Zero 7,331 54.02 50.89
999 Refused 42 0.31 0.19

     

 
 

Label: ACTIVITY LIMITATION
Column: 98
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ACT_DAYS30
Prologue:
Description: Q5.9 During just the past 30 days, would you say you limited your usual activities due to asthma not at all, a little, a moderate amount, or a lot?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Not at all 5,667 41.76 40.43
2 A little 3,009 22.17 20.81
3 A moderate amount 1,431 10.54 9.53
4 A lot 801 5.90 5.35
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 2,609 19.22 23.61
7 Don't know 45 0.33 0.23
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.03

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT RECOGNIZE EARLY SIGN OR SYMPTOMS
Column: 99
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_SIGN
Prologue: Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you . . .
Description: Q6.1 . . . how to recognize early signs or symptoms of an asthma episode?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8,390 61.82 63.30
2 No 4,877 35.93 34.49
7 Donīt know/Not sure 294 2.17 2.18
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.02

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT WHAT TO DO DURING ASTHMA EPISODE OR ATTACK
Column: 100
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_RESP
Prologue: Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you . . .
Description: Q6.2 . . . what to do during an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9,755 71.88 72.88
2 No 3,525 25.97 25.17
7 Donīt know/Not sure 284 2.09 1.91
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.04

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT HOW TO USE A PEAK FLOW
Column: 101
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_MON
Prologue: A peak flow meter is a hand held device that measures how quickly you can blow air out of your lungs. Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you . . .
Description: Q6.3 . . . how to use a peak flow meter to adjust your daily medications?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5,615 41.37 40.36
2 No 7,800 57.47 58.45
7 Donīt know/Not sure 150 1.11 1.13
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.06

     

 
 

Label: EVER GIVEN AN ASTHMA ACTION PLAN
Column: 102
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MGT_PLAN
Prologue: An asthma action plan, or asthma management plan, is a form with instructions about when to change the amount or type of medicine, when to call the doctor for advice, and when to go to the emergency room.
Description: Q6.4 Has a doctor or other health professional EVER given you an asthma action plan?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,657 26.95 27.04
2 No 9,604 70.76 70.14
7 Donīt know/Not sure 299 2.20 2.75
9 Refused 12 0.09 0.07

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAKEN A COURSE TO MANAGE ASTHMA
Column: 103
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MGT_CLAS
Prologue:
Description: Q6.5 Have you ever taken a course or class on how to manage your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,179 8.69 8.40
2 No 12,357 91.05 91.38
7 Donīt know/Not sure 32 0.24 0.21
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.01

     

 
 

Label: AIR CLEANER USED
Column: 104
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: AIRCLEANER
Prologue: An air cleaner or purifier filters pollutants like dust, pollen, mold and chemicals out of the indoor air. It can be attached to the furnace or free standing. It is not, however, the same as a normal furnace filter.
Description: Q7.1 Is an air cleaner or purifier regularly used inside your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,498 25.77 25.84
2 No 9,966 73.43 73.17
7 Donīt know/Not sure 105 0.77 0.97
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.02

     

 
 

Label: DEHUMIDIFIER USED
Column: 105
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DEHUMID
Prologue:
Description: Q7.2 Is a dehumidifier regularly used to reduce moisture inside your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,522 25.95 23.54
2 No 9,983 73.56 75.79
7 Donīt know/Not sure 60 0.44 0.64
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.03

     

 
 

Label: EXHAUST FAN USED
Column: 106
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: KITC_FAN
Prologue:
Description: Q7.3 Is an exhaust fan that vents to the outside used regularly when cooking in your kitchen?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7,672 56.53 58.73
2 No 5,812 42.82 40.67
7 Donīt know/Not sure 80 0.59 0.57
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.03

     

 
 

Label: GAS USED
Column: 107
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: COOK_GAS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.4 Is gas used for cooking?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5,407 39.84 50.05
2 No 8,143 60.00 49.84
7 Donīt know/Not sure 19 0.14 0.10
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.01

     

 
 

Label: SAW OR SMELLED MOLD PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 108
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ENV_MOLD
Prologue:
Description: Q7.5 In the past 30 days, has anyone seen or smelled mold or a musty odor inside your home? Do not include mold on food.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,243 9.16 9.31
2 No 12,276 90.45 90.37
7 Donīt know/Not sure 49 0.36 0.30
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.02

     

 
 

Label: INDOOR PETS
Column: 109
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ENV_PETS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.6 Does your household have pets such as dogs, cats, hamsters, birds or other feathered or furry pets that spend time indoors?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7,967 58.70 61.63
2 No 5,599 41.25 38.35
7 Donīt know/Not sure 5 0.04 0.01
9 Refused 1 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: PETS ALLOWED IN BEDROOM
Column: 110
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PETBEDRM
Prologue:
Description: Q7.7 Are pets allowed in your bedroom?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6,270 46.20 47.53
2 No 1,648 12.14 13.85
3 Some are/some aren't 44 0.32 0.25
6 No pets, skip coded 5,605 41.30 38.37
7 Don't know 4 0.03 0.01
9 Refused 1 0.01 0.00

     

 
 

Label: SAW COCKROACH INSIDE YOUR HOME PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 111
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: C_ROACH
Prologue:
Description: Q7.8 In the past 30 days, has anyone seen a cockroach inside your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,305 9.62 12.93
2 No 12,243 90.21 86.98
7 Donīt know/Not sure 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.01

     

 
 

Label: SAW MICE OR RATS INSIDE YOUR HOME PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 112
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: C_RODENT
Prologue:
Description: Q7.9 In the past 30 days, has anyone seen mice or rats inside your home? Do not include mice or rats kept as pets.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,192 8.78 7.90
2 No 12,364 91.10 91.97
7 Donīt know/Not sure 14 0.10 0.12
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: FIREPLACE OR WOOD STOVE USED
Column: 113
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WOOD_STOVE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.10 Is a wood burning fireplace or wood burning stove used in your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,012 14.82 12.42
2 No 11,549 85.09 87.55
7 Donīt know/Not sure 8 0.06 0.02
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.01

     

 
 

Label: GAS APPLIANCE USED
Column: 114
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: GAS_STOVE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.11 Are unvented gas logs, unvented gas fireplace, or unvented gas stove used in your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 887 6.54 6.41
2 No 12,613 92.93 93.14
7 Donīt know/Not sure 64 0.47 0.38
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.06

     

 
 

Label: ANYONE SMOKED INSIDE YOUR HOME
Column: 115
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: S_INSIDE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.12 In the past week, has anyone smoked inside your home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,623 11.96 13.63
2 No 11,940 87.98 86.26
7 Donīt know/Not sure 7 0.05 0.10
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: EVER ADVISED CHANGE THINGS IN YOUR HOME
Column: 116
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MOD_ENV
Prologue:
Description: Q7.13 Has a health professional ever advised you to change things in your home, school, or work to improve your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4,218 31.08 31.34
2 No 9,265 68.27 67.82
7 Donīt know/Not sure 81 0.60 0.81
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.02

     

 
 

Label: USE A MATTRESS COVER
Column: 117
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MATTRESS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.14 Do you use a mattress cover that is made especially for controlling dust mites?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5,134 37.83 35.57
2 No 8,047 59.29 61.60
7 Donīt know/Not sure 386 2.84 2.72
9 Refused 5 0.04 0.11

     

 
 

Label: USE A PILLOW COVER
Column: 118
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: E_PILLOW
Prologue:
Description: Q7.15 Do you use a pillow cover that is made especially for controlling dust mites?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4,034 29.72 27.39
2 No 9,321 68.68 71.24
7 Donīt know/Not sure 213 1.57 1.26
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.10

     

 
 

Label: CARPETING OR RUGS IN YOUR BEDROOM
Column: 119
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CARPET
Prologue:
Description: Q7.16 Do you have carpeting or rugs in your bedroom?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8,253 60.81 58.11
2 No 5,310 39.12 41.86
7 Donīt know/Not sure 6 0.04 0.02
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.01

     

 
 

Label: WASH WATER TEMPERATURE
Column: 120
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOTWATER
Prologue:
Description: Q7.17 Are your sheets and pillowcases washed in cold, warm, or hot water?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Cold 3,416 25.17 25.79
2 Warm 4,425 32.60 31.76
3 Hot 4,921 36.26 35.80
4 Varies 421 3.10 3.57
7 Donīt know/Not sure 382 2.81 3.06
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.02

     

 
 

Label: USE AN EXHAUST FAN IN YOUR BATHROOM
Column: 121
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: BATH_FAN
Prologue:
Description: Q7.18 In your bathroom, do you regularly use an exhaust fan that vents to the outside?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8,319 61.30 60.47
2 No or “No Fan” 5,153 37.97 38.89
7 Donīt know/Not sure 97 0.71 0.64
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.01

     

 
 

Label: EVER USED OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICATION
Column: 122
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: OTC
Prologue: The next set of questions is about medications for asthma. The first few questions are very general, but later questions are very specific to your medication use.
Description: Q8.1 Over-the-counter medication can be bought without a doctor’s order. Have you ever used over-the-counter medication for your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,585 26.41 23.03
2 No 9,430 69.48 73.29
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 124 0.91 0.79
9 Refused 6 0.04 0.03

     

 
 

Label: EVER USED PRESCRIPTION INHALER
Column: 123
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERE
Prologue:
Description: Q8.2 Have you ever used a prescription inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 12,398 91.35 91.95
2 No 717 5.28 5.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 28 0.21 0.15
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: PROFESSIONAL INHALER INSTRUCTION
Column: 124
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERH
Prologue:
Description: Q8.3 Did a doctor or other health professional show you how to use the inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11,688 86.12 87.51
2 No 649 4.78 4.04
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
6 Never used prescription inhaler, skip filled 747 5.50 5.19
7 Don't know 60 0.44 0.40
9 Refused 1 0.01 0.00

     

 
 

Label: INHALER USE WATCHED
Column: 125
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERW
Prologue:
Description: Q8.4 Did a doctor or other health professional watch you use the inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9,168 67.55 69.93
2 No 2,778 20.47 18.90
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
6 Never used prescription inhaler, skip filled 747 5.50 5.19
7 Don't know 451 3.32 3.12
9 Refused 1 0.01 0.01

     

 
 

Label: MEDICATION IN HAND
Column: 126
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCR_MED1
Prologue: Now I am going to ask questions about specific prescription medications you may have taken for asthma in the past 3 months. I will be asking for the name, amount, and how often you take each medicine.
Description: Q8.5 It will help to get your medicines so you can read the labels. Can you please go get the asthma medicines while I wait on the phone?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4,556 33.57 29.74
2 No 544 4.01 4.83
3 Respondent knows the meds 2,251 16.59 13.96
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 42 0.31 0.23
9 Refused 50 0.37 0.34

     

 
 

Label: HAVE ALL THE MEDICATIONS
Column: 127-128
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCR_MED3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.7 Do you have all the medications?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes, I have all the medications 4,287 31.59 27.84
2 Yes, I have some of the medications but not all 187 1.38 1.28
3 No 68 0.50 0.55
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 10 0.07 0.07
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.01
10 Know or no handy asthma medicines, skip filled 2,887 21.27 19.37

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN PRESCRIPTION INHALER PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 129
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_SCR
Prologue:
Description: Q8.8 In the past 3 months have you taken prescription asthma medicine using an inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes, inhaler in past 3 months 6,689 49.29 44.61
2 No inhaler in past 3 months 636 4.69 3.83
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
6 Asthma med. past 3 months, never used inhaler, skip filled 104 0.77 0.58
7 Don't know 11 0.08 0.07
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.02

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION IN PILL PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 130
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS
Prologue:
Description: Q8.20 In the past 3 months, have you taken any medicine in pill form for your asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,732 12.76 9.95
2 No 5,298 39.04 36.78
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 409 3.01 2.37
9 Refused 4 0.03 0.01

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION IN SYRUP PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 131
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP
Prologue:
Description: Q8.23 In the past 3 months, have you taken any prescription asthma medication in syrup form?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 28 0.21 0.44
2 No 7,267 53.54 47.61
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 142 1.05 1.03
9 Refused 6 0.04 0.02

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION WITH A NEBULIZER PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 132
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_SCR
Prologue: A nebulizer is a small machine with a tube and facemask or mouthpiece that you breathe through continuously.
Description: Q8.25 In the past 3 months, were any of your asthma medicines used with a nebulizer?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,731 12.75 10.81
2 No 5,370 39.57 36.04
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Don't know 336 2.48 2.24
9 Refused 6 0.04 0.02

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT HOME
Column: 133
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCA
Prologue: I am going to read a list of places where you might have used a nebulizer. Please answer 'yes' if you have used a nebulizer in the place I mention; otherwise, answer 'no.' In the past 3 months, did you use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26a . . . at home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,671 12.31 10.40
2 No 60 0.44 0.42
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 5,712 42.09 38.30

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT DOCTOR'S OFFICE
Column: 134
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCB
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did you use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26b . . . at a doctor’s office?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 455 3.35 3.21
2 No 1,274 9.39 7.60
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Donīt know 2 0.01 0.01
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 5,712 42.09 38.30

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER IN EMERGENCY ROOM
Column: 135
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCC
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did you use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26c . . . in an emergency room?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 444 3.27 3.32
2 No 1,283 9.45 7.48
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Donīt know 4 0.03 0.02
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 5,712 42.09 38.30

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT WORK OR SCHOOL
Column: 136
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCD
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did you use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26d . . . at work (or a school)?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 126 0.93 1.42
2 No 1,602 11.80 9.38
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
7 Donīt know 1 0.01 0.00
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 5,712 42.09 38.30
9 Refused 2 0.01 0.00

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT ANY OTHER PLACE
Column: 137
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCE
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did you use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26e . . . at any other place?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 288 2.12 1.61
2 No 1,443 10.63 9.21
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 5,702 42.01 48.03
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 427 3.15 2.86
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 5,712 42.09 38.30

     

 
 

Label: COST BARRIER: PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR
Column: 138
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASMDCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.1 Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed to see your primary care doctor for your asthma but could not because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 792 5.84 7.26
2 No 10,136 74.72 69.04
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,607 19.22 23.61
7 Don't know 20 0.15 0.04
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.04
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Label: COST BARRIER: SPECIALIST
Column: 139
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASSPCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.2 Was there a time in the past 12 months when you were referred to a specialist for asthma care but could not go because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 501 3.69 4.49
2 No 10,431 76.90 71.82
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,607 19.22 23.61
7 Don't know 16 0.12 0.05
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.04
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Label: COST BARRIER: MEDICATION
Column: 140
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASRXCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.3 Was there a time in the past 12 months when you needed to buy medication for your asthma but could not because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,509 11.12 11.54
2 No 9,421 69.45 64.68
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,607 19.22 23.61
7 Don't know 16 0.12 0.11
9 Refused 12 0.09 0.06
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Label: CURRENT EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Column: 141
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EMP_STAT
Prologue:
Description: Q10.1 Next, we are interested in things that affect asthma in the workplace. However, first I'd like to ask how you would describe your current employment status. Would you say …
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Employed full-time 4,422 32.61 38.68
2 Employed part-time 1,623 11.97 15.33
3 Not employed 7,478 55.15 45.83
7 Donīt know 17 0.13 0.09
9 Refused 19 0.14 0.06
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Label: REASON NOT NOW EMPLOYED
Column: 142-143
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: UNEMP_R
Prologue:
Description: Q10.2 What is the main reason you are not now employed?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Keeping house 314 2.32 4.06
2 Going to school 207 1.53 4.87
3 Retired 4,064 29.97 16.26
4 Disabled 1,688 12.45 10.30
5 Unable to work for other health reasons 538 3.97 4.31
6 Looking for work 138 1.02 1.77
7 Laid off 87 0.64 1.48
8 Other 415 3.06 2.67
66 Now Employed, skip filled 6,045 44.58 54.01
77 Don't know 15 0.11 0.08
88 Unknown Employment, skip filled 36 0.27 0.16
99 Refused 12 0.09 0.03
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Label: EVER EMPLOYED OUTSIDE HOME
Column: 144
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EMP_EVER1
Prologue:
Description: Q10.3 Have you ever been employed outside the home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7,230 53.32 42.11
2 No 264 1.95 3.79
6 Now Employed, skip filled 6,045 44.58 54.01
7 Donīt know 9 0.07 0.05
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.03
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Label: ASTHMA AGGRAVATED BY CURRENT JOB
Column: 145
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKENV5
Prologue:
Description: Q10.4 Are your asthma symptoms MADE WORSE by things like chemicals, smoke, dust or mold in your CURRENT job?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,408 10.38 10.97
2 No 3,070 22.64 26.83
5 Now employed former/inactive/unknown asthma, skip filled 1,506 11.11 15.86
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 60 0.44 0.35
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 1 0.01 0.01
10 Previously but not currently employed, skip filled 7,230 53.32 42.11
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Label: ASTHMA CAUSED BY CURRENT JOB
Column: 146
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKENV6
Prologue:
Description: Q10.5 Was your asthma first CAUSED by things like chemicals, smoke, dust or mold in your CURRENT job?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 380 2.80 2.96
2 No 5,481 40.42 49.99
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 184 1.36 1.06
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
10 Previously but not currently employed, skip filled 7,230 53.32 42.11
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Label: ASTHMA AGGRAVATED BY PREVIOUS JOB
Column: 147
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKENV7
Prologue:
Description: Q10.6 Were your asthma symptoms MADE WORSE by things like chemicals, smoke, dust or mold in any PREVIOUS job you ever had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4,991 36.81 32.03
2 No 7,561 55.76 59.42
5 Caused by current job, skip filled 380 2.80 2.96
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 327 2.41 1.64
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 16 0.12 0.07
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Label: ASTHMA CAUSED BY PREVIOUS JOB
Column: 148
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKENV8
Prologue:
Description: Q10.7 Was your asthma first CAUSED by things like chemicals, smoke, dust or mold in any PREVIOUS job you ever had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,085 15.38 13.63
2 No 9,892 72.96 75.04
5 Caused by current job, skip filled 380 2.80 2.96
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 899 6.63 4.36
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 19 0.14 0.13
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Label: EVER CHANGE OR QUIT A JOB
Column: 149
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKQUIT1
Prologue:
Description: Q10.8 Did you ever lose or quit a job because things in the workplace, like chemicals, smoke, dust or mold, caused your asthma or made your asthma symptoms worse?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,101 8.12 8.28
2 No 4,103 30.26 25.19
5 Caused by current job, skip filled 380 2.80 2.96
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 22 0.16 0.11
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 3 0.02 0.01
55 Not made worse or caused in any previous job, skip filled 7,666 56.54 59.58
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Label: DOCTOR DISCUSSED WORK ASTHMA
Column: 150
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKTALK
Prologue:
Description: Q10.9 Did you and a doctor or other health professional ever DISCUSS whether your asthma could have been caused by, or your symptoms made worse by, any job you ever had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,409 17.77 15.42
2 No 10,681 78.77 79.34
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 176 1.30 1.30
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 9 0.07 0.06
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Label: DOCTOR DIAGNOSED WORK ASTHMA
Column: 151
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKSEN3
Prologue:
Description: Q10.10 Have you ever been TOLD BY a doctor or other health professional that your asthma was caused by, or your symptoms made worse by, any job you ever had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,693 12.49 11.17
2 No 11,441 84.38 83.98
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 129 0.95 0.81
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 12 0.09 0.17
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Label: SELF-IDENTIFIED WORK ASTHMA
Column: 152
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WORKSEN4
Prologue:
Description: Q10.11 Have YOU ever TOLD a doctor or other health professional that your asthma was caused by, or your symptoms made worse by, any job you ever had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,186 16.12 14.07
2 No 10,951 80.77 81.13
6 Never employed, skip filled 264 1.95 3.79
7 Don't know 131 0.97 0.85
8 Past employment unknown, skip filled 20 0.15 0.08
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.07
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Label: EVER TOLD HAVE CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
Column: 153
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: COPD
Prologue:
Description: Q11.1 Have you ever been told by a doctor or health professional that you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also known as COPD?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,665 19.70 12.70
2 No 10,738 79.36 86.58
7 Donīt know/Not sure 117 0.86 0.67
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.04
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Label: EVER TOLD HAVE EMPHYSEMA
Column: 154
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EMPHY
Prologue:
Description: Q11.2 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have emphysema?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,090 8.06 6.05
2 No 12,344 91.23 93.21
7 Donīt know/Not sure 85 0.63 0.71
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.04
BLANK Partial complete 42

     

 
 

Label: EVER TOLD HAVE CHRONIC BRONCHITIS
Column: 155
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: BRONCH
Prologue:
Description: Q11.3 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you have chronic bronchitis?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,483 25.74 21.73
2 No 9,902 73.19 77.48
7 Donīt know/Not sure 134 0.99 0.74
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.05
BLANK Partial complete 42

     

 
 

Label: EVER TOLD DEPRESSED
Column: 156
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DEPRESS
Prologue:
Description: Q11.4 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you were depressed?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5,194 38.39 37.58
2 No 8,269 61.12 62.11
7 Donīt know/Not sure 41 0.30 0.18
9 Refused 26 0.19 0.13
BLANK Partial complete 42

     

 
 

Label: USED HERBS TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 157
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_HERB
Prologue: Sometimes people use methods other than prescription medications to help treat or control their asthma. These methods are called non-traditional, complementary, or alternative healthcare. In the past 12 months, have you used . . . to control asthma?
Description: Q12.1 . . . herbs . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 710 5.25 5.61
2 No 10,178 75.29 70.57
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 16 0.12 0.08
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.04
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED VITAMINS TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 158
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_VITA
Prologue:
Description: Q12.2 . . . vitamins . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 886 6.55 6.55
2 No 9,983 73.84 69.54
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 36 0.27 0.16
9 Refused 9 0.07 0.03
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED ACUPUNCTURE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 159
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_PUNC
Prologue:
Description: Q12.3 . . . acupuncture . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 172 1.27 0.97
2 No 10,721 79.30 75.19
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 14 0.10 0.08
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.06
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED ACUPRESSURE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 160
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_PRES
Prologue:
Description: Q12.4 . . . acupressure . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 183 1.35 1.47
2 No 10,702 79.16 74.66
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 21 0.16 0.10
9 Refused 8 0.06 0.06
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED AROMATHERAPY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 161
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_AROM
Prologue:
Description: Q12.5 . . . aromatherapy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 920 6.81 6.95
2 No 9,967 73.73 69.21
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 18 0.13 0.06
9 Refused 9 0.07 0.07
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED HOMEOPATHY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 162
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_HOME
Prologue:
Description: Q12.6 . . . homeopathy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 327 2.42 2.27
2 No 10,502 77.68 73.40
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 76 0.56 0.55
9 Refused 9 0.07 0.07
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED REFLEXOLOGY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 163
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_REFL
Prologue:
Description: Q12.7 . . . reflexology . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 195 1.44 1.45
2 No 10,652 78.79 74.54
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 56 0.41 0.22
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.08
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED YOGA TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 164
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_YOGA
Prologue:
Description: Q12.8 . . . yoga . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 571 4.22 4.63
2 No 10,317 76.31 71.52
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 17 0.13 0.07
9 Refused 9 0.07 0.08
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED BREATHING TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 165
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_BR
Prologue:
Description: Q12.9 . . . breathing techniques . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3,700 27.37 27.71
2 No 7,170 53.04 48.34
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 34 0.25 0.17
9 Refused 10 0.07 0.08
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: USED NATUROPATHY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 166
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_NATR
Prologue:
Description: Q12.10 . . . naturopathy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 221 1.63 1.58
2 No 10,636 78.67 74.44
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 46 0.34 0.20
9 Refused 11 0.08 0.08
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: OTHER ALTERNATIVE CARE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 167
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_OTHR
Prologue:
Description: Q12.11 Besides the types I have just asked about, have you used any other type of alternative care for your asthma in the past 12 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,079 7.98 7.46
2 No 9,791 72.42 68.53
5 No current asthma, skip filled 2,605 19.27 23.71
7 Don't know 31 0.23 0.16
9 Refused 13 0.10 0.14
BLANK Partial complete 53

     

 
 

Label: TEXT FOR OTHER TYPE CARE
Column: 168-267
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: CAM_TEXT
Prologue:
Description: Q12.12 What else have you used?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK   12,493
HIDDEN Text field - up to 100 characters 1,079 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: LANGUAGE IDENTIFIER
Column: 348-349
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: QSTLANG
Prologue:
Description: Language identifier: Language in which the interview was conducted.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 English 13,293 97.94 94.74
2 Spanish 279 2.06 5.26

     

 
 

Label: EVER HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS AND CALL BACK
Column: 353
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: _EVER_ASTH_C
Prologue:
Description: EVER HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS ( ASTHMA3 ) AND CALL BACK (EVER_ASTH)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: STILL HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS AND CALL BACK
Column: 354
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: _CUR_ASTH_C
Prologue:
Description: STILL HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS (ASTHNOW) AND CALL BACK (CUR_ASTH)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9,742 71.78 66.31
2 No 3,577 26.36 31.87
7 Donīt know/Not sure 246 1.81 1.78
9 Refused 7 0.05 0.04

     

 
 

Label: FLAG FOR AGE, AGEDX, INCIDNT INCONSISTENCY
Column: 355
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: FLAG1
Prologue:
Description: FLAG FOR AGE, AGEDX, INCIDNT INCONSISTENCY
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 AGE, AGEDX and INCIDNT are consistent 7,440 98.37 98.41
1 AGEDX is greater than AGE 1 0.01 0.01
2 AGE, AGEDX and INCIDNT are inconsistent 122 1.61 1.58
BLANK Skip filled 6,009

     

 
 

Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS)
Column: 356
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,279 9.42 7.44
2 No 12,293 90.58 92.56

     

 
 

Label: AEROBID
Column: 357
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: AEROBID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 0.04 0.01
2 No 13,566 99.96 99.99

     

 
 

Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL)
Column: 358
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2,138 15.75 15.90
2 No 11,434 84.25 84.10

     

 
 

Label: ALUPENT
Column: 359
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9 0.07 0.03
2 No 13,563 99.93 99.97

     

 
 

Label: ATROVENT
Column: 360
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: ATROVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 53 0.39 0.25
2 No 13,519 99.61 99.75

     

 
 

Label: AZMACORT
Column: 361
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: AZMACORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8 0.06 0.05
2 No 13,564 99.94 99.95

     

 
 

Label: BECLOMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE
Column: 362
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: BECLOMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.03 0.04
2 No 13,568 99.97 99.96

     

 
 

Label: BECLOVENT
Column: 363
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: BECLOVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: BITOLTEROL
Column: 364
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: BITOLTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.03 0.03
2 No 13,568 99.97 99.97

     

 
 

Label: BUDESONIDE
Column: 365
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: BUDESONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 16 0.12 0.04
2 No 13,556 99.88 99.96

     

 
 

Label: COMBIVENT
Column: 366
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: COMBIVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 177 1.30 0.90
2 No 13,395 98.70 99.10

     

 
 

Label: CROMOLYN
Column: 367
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: CROMOLYN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.06
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.94

     

 
 

Label: FLOVENT
Column: 368
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: FLOVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 407 3.00 1.83
2 No 13,165 97.00 98.17

     

 
 

Label: FLOVENT ROTADISK
Column: 369
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: FLOVENT ROTADISK
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 37 0.27 0.31
2 No 13,535 99.73 99.69

     

 
 

Label: FLUNISOLIDE
Column: 370
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_16
Prologue:
Description: FLUNISOLIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.03 0.02
2 No 13,568 99.97 99.98

     

 
 

Label: FLUTICASONE
Column: 371
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: FLUTICASONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 72 0.53 0.32
2 No 13,500 99.47 99.68

     

 
 

Label: IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Column: 372
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_19
Prologue:
Description: IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 22 0.16 0.09
2 No 13,550 99.84 99.91

     

 
 

Label: MAXAIR
Column: 373
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_20
Prologue:
Description: MAXAIR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 0.04 0.03
2 No 13,567 99.96 99.97

     

 
 

Label: METAPROTERONOL
Column: 374
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_21
Prologue:
Description: METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEDOCROMIL
Column: 375
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_22
Prologue:
Description: NEDOCROMIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PIRBUTEROL
Column: 376
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_23
Prologue:
Description: PIRBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 0.04 0.01
2 No 13,567 99.96 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PROVENTIL
Column: 377
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_24
Prologue:
Description: PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 311 2.29 1.82
2 No 13,261 97.71 98.18

     

 
 

Label: PULMICORT FLEXHALER
Column: 378
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_25
Prologue:
Description: PULMICORT FLEXHALER
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 101 0.74 0.62
2 No 13,471 99.26 99.38

     

 
 

Label: SALMETEROL
Column: 379
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_26
Prologue:
Description: SALMETEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 0.04 0.09
2 No 13,567 99.96 99.91

     

 
 

Label: SEREVENT
Column: 380
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_27
Prologue:
Description: SEREVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 37 0.27 0.15
2 No 13,535 99.73 99.85

     

 
 

Label: TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Column: 381
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_28
Prologue:
Description: TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: TORNALATE
Column: 382
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_30
Prologue:
Description: TORNALATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: TRIAMCINOLONE ACETONIDE
Column: 383
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_31
Prologue:
Description: TRIAMCINOLONE ACETONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: VANCERIL
Column: 384
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_32
Prologue:
Description: VANCERIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: VENTOLIN
Column: 385
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_33
Prologue:
Description: VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,342 9.89 10.10
2 No 12,230 90.11 89.90

     

 
 

Label: FORADIL
Column: 386
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_34
Prologue:
Description: FORADIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: FORMOTEROL
Column: 387
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_35
Prologue:
Description: FORMOTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.03
2 No 13,569 99.98 99.97

     

 
 

Label: QVAR
Column: 388
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_36
Prologue:
Description: QVAR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 287 2.11 2.42
2 No 13,285 97.89 97.58

     

 
 

Label: LEVALBUTEROL TARTRATE
Column: 389
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_37
Prologue:
Description: LEVALBUTEROL TARTRATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 16 0.12 0.19
2 No 13,556 99.88 99.81

     

 
 

Label: XOPENEX HFA
Column: 390
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_38
Prologue:
Description: XOPENEX HFA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 100 0.74 0.58
2 No 13,472 99.26 99.42

     

 
 

Label: MOMETASONE FUROATE
Column: 391
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_39
Prologue:
Description: MOMETASONE FUROATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 17 0.13 0.11
2 No 13,555 99.87 99.89

     

 
 

Label: ASMANEX (TWISTHALER)
Column: 392
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_40
Prologue:
Description: ASMANEX (TWISTHALER)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 142 1.05 0.81
2 No 13,430 98.95 99.19

     

 
 

Label: PRO-AIR HFA
Column: 393
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_41
Prologue:
Description: PRO-AIR HFA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,383 10.19 9.57
2 No 12,189 89.81 90.43

     

 
 

Label: SYMBICORT
Column: 394
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_42
Prologue:
Description: SYMBICORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 989 7.29 5.74
2 No 12,583 92.71 94.26

     

 
 

Label: ALVESCO
Column: 395
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_43
Prologue:
Description: ALVESCO
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 13 0.10 0.02
2 No 13,559 99.90 99.98

     

 
 

Label: DULERA
Column: 396
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_44
Prologue:
Description: DULERA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 291 2.14 2.06
2 No 13,281 97.86 97.94

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 397
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 191 1.41 1.67
2 No 13,381 98.59 98.33

     

 
 

Label: OTHER INHALER
Column: 398
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: OTHER_INHALER
Prologue:
Description: NEW OTHER PRESCRIPTION INHALER
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,572

     

 
 

Label: PILL ACCOLATE
Column: 399
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: PILL ACCOLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 37 0.27 0.64
2 No 13,535 99.73 99.36

     

 
 

Label: PILL AEROLATE
Column: 400
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: PILL AEROLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.03 0.15
2 No 13,568 99.97 99.85

     

 
 

Label: PILL ALBUTEROL
Column: 401
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: PILL ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 27 0.20 0.11
2 No 13,545 99.80 99.89

     

 
 

Label: PILL ALUPENT
Column: 402
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: PILL ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL CHOLEDYL (OXTRIPHYLLINE)
Column: 403
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: PILL CHOLEDYL (OXTRIPHYLLINE)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.01
2 No 13,569 99.98 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL DELTASONE
Column: 404
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: PILL DELTASONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ELIXOPHYLLIN
Column: 405
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: PILL ELIXOPHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL MEDROL
Column: 406
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: PILL MEDROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.04
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.96

     

 
 

Label: PILL METAPREL
Column: 407
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: PILL METAPREL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL METAPROTERONOL
Column: 408
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: PILL METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL METHYLPREDNISOLONE
Column: 409
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: PILL METHYLPREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 0.05 0.12
2 No 13,565 99.95 99.88

     

 
 

Label: PILL MONTELUKAST
Column: 410
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: PILL MONTELUKAST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 509 3.75 2.27
2 No 13,063 96.25 97.73

     

 
 

Label: PILL PEDIAPRED
Column: 411
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: PILL PEDIAPRED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL PREDNISOLONE
Column: 412
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_18
Prologue:
Description: PILL PREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 15 0.11 0.29
2 No 13,557 99.89 99.71

     

 
 

Label: PILL PREDNISONE
Column: 413
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_19
Prologue:
Description: PILL PREDNISONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 251 1.85 1.70
2 No 13,321 98.15 98.30

     

 
 

Label: PILL PROVENTIL
Column: 414
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_21
Prologue:
Description: PILL PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.07
2 No 13,570 99.99 99.93

     

 
 

Label: PILL RESPID
Column: 415
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_23
Prologue:
Description: PILL RESPID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL SINGULAIR
Column: 416
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_24
Prologue:
Description: PILL SINGULAIR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 874 6.44 5.28
2 No 12,698 93.56 94.72

     

 
 

Label: PILL SLO-PHYLLIN
Column: 417
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_25
Prologue:
Description: PILL SLO-PHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL SLO-BID
Column: 418
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_26
Prologue:
Description: PILL SLO-BID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEO-24
Column: 419
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_28
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEO-24
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 0.04 0.01
2 No 13,566 99.96 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOCHRON
Column: 420
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_30
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOCHRON
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOCLEAR
Column: 421
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_31
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOCLEAR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEODUR
Column: 422
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_32
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEODUR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,570 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEO-DUR
Column: 423
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_33
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEO-DUR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOPHYLLINE
Column: 424
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_35
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOPHYLLINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 57 0.42 0.22
2 No 13,515 99.58 99.78

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOSPAN
Column: 425
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_37
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOSPAN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL T-PHYL
Column: 426
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_40
Prologue:
Description: PILL T-PHYL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL UNIPHYL
Column: 427
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_42
Prologue:
Description: PILL UNIPHYL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,570 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL VENTOLIN
Column: 428
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_43
Prologue:
Description: PILL VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.01
2 No 13,569 99.98 99.99

     

 
 

Label: PILL VOLMAX
Column: 429
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_44
Prologue:
Description: PILL VOLMAX
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZAFIRLUKAST
Column: 430
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_45
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZAFIRLUKAST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11 0.08 0.03
2 No 13,561 99.92 99.97

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZILEUTON
Column: 431
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_46
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZILEUTON
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZYFLO FILMTAB
Column: 432
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_47
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZYFLO FILMTAB
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.03
2 No 13,569 99.98 99.97

     

 
 

Label: PILL TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Column: 433
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_48
Prologue:
Description: PILL TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL BRETHINE
Column: 434
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_49
Prologue:
Description: PILL BRETHINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 26 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,546

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 435
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: OTHER PILLS
Column: 436
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: OTHER_PILLS
Prologue:
Description: NEW OTHER PRESCRIPTION PILLS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,572

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP AEROLATE
Column: 437
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP AEROLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP ALBUTEROL
Column: 438
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 19 0.14 0.35
2 No 13,553 99.86 99.65

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP ALUPENT
Column: 439
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP METAPROTERONOL
Column: 440
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PREDNISOLONE
Column: 441
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 0.05 0.09
2 No 13,565 99.95 99.91

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PRELONE
Column: 442
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PRELONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.02
2 No 13,569 99.98 99.98

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PROVENTIL
Column: 443
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.01
2 No 13,571 99.99 99.99

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP SLO-PHYLLIN
Column: 444
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP SLO-PHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP THEOPHYLLINE
Column: 445
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP THEOPHYLLINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP VENTOLIN
Column: 446
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_10
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 447
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: OTHER SYRUP
Column: 448
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: OTHER_SYRUP
Prologue:
Description: NEW OTHER PRESCRIPTION SYRUP
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,572

     

 
 

Label: NEB ALBUTEROL
Column: 449
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: NEB ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1,454 10.71 9.30
2 No 12,118 89.29 90.70

     

 
 

Label: NEB ALUPENT
Column: 450
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: NEB ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 13,571 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB ATROVENT
Column: 451
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: NEB ATROVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 26 0.19 0.27
2 No 13,546 99.81 99.73

     

 
 

Label: NEB BITOLTEROL
Column: 452
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: NEB BITOLTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 0.05 0.07
2 No 13,565 99.95 99.93

     

 
 

Label: NEB BUDESONIDE
Column: 453
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: NEB BUDESONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 68 0.50 0.28
2 No 13,504 99.50 99.72

     

 
 

Label: NEB CROMOLYN
Column: 454
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: NEB CROMOLYN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 0.05 0.05
2 No 13,565 99.95 99.95

     

 
 

Label: NEB DUONEB
Column: 455
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: NEB DUONEB
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 82 0.60 0.35
2 No 13,490 99.40 99.65

     

 
 

Label: NEB INTAL
Column: 456
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: NEB INTAL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Column: 457
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: NEB IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 222 1.64 0.98
2 No 13,350 98.36 99.02

     

 
 

Label: NEB LEVALBUTEROL
Column: 458
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_10
Prologue:
Description: NEB LEVALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 22 0.16 0.08
2 No 13,550 99.84 99.92

     

 
 

Label: NEB METAPROTERONOL
Column: 459
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: NEB METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB PROVENTIL
Column: 460
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: NEB PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 21 0.15 0.09
2 No 13,551 99.85 99.91

     

 
 

Label: NEB PULMICORT
Column: 461
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: NEB PULMICORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 22 0.16 0.13
2 No 13,550 99.84 99.87

     

 
 

Label: NEB TORNALATE
Column: 462
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: NEB TORNALATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB VENTOLIN
Column: 463
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: NEB VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 41 0.30 0.21
2 No 13,531 99.70 99.79

     

 
 

Label: NEB XOPENEX
Column: 464
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_16
Prologue:
Description: NEB XOPENEX
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 20 0.15 0.15
2 No 13,552 99.85 99.85

     

 
 

Label: NEB COMBIVENT INHALATION SOLUTION
Column: 465
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: NEB COMBIVENT INHALATION SOLUTION
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 0.04 0.10
2 No 13,566 99.96 99.90

     

 
 

Label: NEB PERFOROMIST/FORMOTEROL
Column: 466
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_18
Prologue:
Description: NEB PERFOROMIST/FORMOTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 14 0.10 0.03
2 No 13,558 99.90 99.97

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 467
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 13,572 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: OTHER NEBULIZER
Column: 468
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: OTHER_NEB
Prologue:
Description: New other prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Not asked or missing 13,572

     

 
 

Label: OTHER INHALER TEXT
Column: 469-568
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: OTH_I1R
Prologue:
Description: New other prescription inhaler name
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK No other new asthma medication 13,569
HIDDEN   3 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: OTHER PILLS TEXT
Column: 569-668
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: OTH_P1R
Prologue:
Description: New other prescription pills name
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK No other new asthma medication 13,572

     

 
 

Label: OTHER SYRUP TEXT
Column: 669-768
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: OTH_S1R
Prologue:
Description: New other prescription syrup name
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK No other new asthma medication 13,572

     

 
 

Label: OTHER NEBULIZER TEXT
Column: 769-868
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: OTH_N1R
Prologue:
Description: New other prescription nebulizer name
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK No other new asthma medication 13,572

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 869
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT1
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 736 5.42 4.11
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 870
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT2
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 14 0.10 0.07
2 No 722 5.32 4.03
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 871
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT3
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 585 4.31 3.20
2 No 151 1.11 0.91
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT INHALER
Column: 872
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT4
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11 0.08 0.13
2 No 725 5.34 3.98
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 873
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT5
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 31 0.23 0.27
2 No 705 5.19 3.84
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING INHALER
Column: 874
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT6
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 104 0.77 0.50
2 No 632 4.66 3.61
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 875
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT7
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 736 5.42 4.11
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 876
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT8
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.01
2 No 733 5.40 4.10
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 877
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_TEXT96
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription inhaler
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 736 5.42 4.11
3 No other medication text filled 12,836 94.58 95.89

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 878
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT1
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.01 0.00
2 No 80 0.59 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 879
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT2
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 48 0.35 0.25
2 No 34 0.25 0.13
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 880
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT3
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 24 0.18 0.10
2 No 58 0.43 0.29
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT PILLS
Column: 881
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT4
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 82 0.60 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 882
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT5
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 0.04 0.03
2 No 76 0.56 0.35
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING PILLS
Column: 883
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT6
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.02 0.01
2 No 79 0.58 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 884
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT7
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 82 0.60 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 885
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT8
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 82 0.60 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 886
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_TEXT96
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription pills
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 82 0.60 0.38
3 No other medication text filled 13,490 99.40 99.62

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 887
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT1
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 888
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT2
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 889
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT3
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT SYRUP
Column: 890
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT4
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 1 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 891
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT5
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 1 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING SYRUP
Column: 892
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT6
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 893
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT7
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 894
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT8
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 895
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_TEXT96
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription syrup
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 2 0.01 0.00
3 No other medication text filled 13,570 99.99 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 896
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT1
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 0.30 0.24
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 897
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT2
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.01 0.00
2 No 40 0.29 0.24
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 898
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT3
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 18 0.13 0.12
2 No 23 0.17 0.12
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT NEB
Column: 899
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT4
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.03 0.03
2 No 37 0.27 0.21
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 900
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT5
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 0.05 0.04
2 No 34 0.25 0.20
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING NEB
Column: 901
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT6
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11 0.08 0.05
2 No 30 0.22 0.19
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 902
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT7
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 0.30 0.24
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 903
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT8
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 0.30 0.24
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 904
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_TEXT96
Prologue:
Description: Flag variables for the verbatim other responses to prescription nebulizer
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 0.30 0.24
3 No other medication text filled 13,531 99.70 99.76

     

 
 

Label: INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 905-906
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_CS
Prologue:
Description: INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 19 Count 13,425 98.92 99.48
99 Missing 147 1.08 0.52

     

 
 

Label: INHALED ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Column: 907-908
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_AI
Prologue:
Description: INHALED ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 13,425 98.92 99.48
99 Missing 147 1.08 0.52

     

 
 

Label: INHALED ANTI-CHOLINERGIC
Column: 909-910
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_AC
Prologue:
Description: INHALED ANTI-CHOLINERGIC
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 3 Count 13,425 98.92 99.48
99 Missing 147 1.08 0.52

     

 
 

Label: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST SHORT ACTING
Column: 911-912
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_B2AS
Prologue:
Description: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST SHORT ACTING
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 14 Count 13,425 98.92 99.48
99 Missing 147 1.08 0.52

     

 
 

Label: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Column: 913-914
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_B2AL
Prologue:
Description: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 7 Count 13,425 98.92 99.48
99 Missing 147 1.08 0.52

     

 
 

Label: PILL CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 915-916
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_CS
Prologue:
Description: PILL CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 6 Count 13,026 95.98 97.19
99 Missing 546 4.02 2.81

     

 
 

Label: PILL LEUKOTRIENE MODIFIERS
Column: 917-918
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_LM
Prologue:
Description: PILL LEUKOTRIENE MODIFIERS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 6 Count 13,026 95.98 97.19
99 Missing 546 4.02 2.81

     

 
 

Label: PILL BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 919-920
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_B2A
Prologue:
Description: PILL BETA 2 AGONIST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 9 Count 13,026 95.98 97.19
99 Missing 546 4.02 2.81

     

 
 

Label: PILL METHYLXANTHINES
Column: 921-922
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_METH
Prologue:
Description: PILL METHYLXANTHINES
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 15 Count 13,026 95.98 97.19
99 Missing 546 4.02 2.81

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP METHYLXANTHINES
Column: 923-924
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRP_METH
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP METHYLXANTHINES
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 3 Count 13,291 97.93 98.52
99 Missing 281 2.07 1.48

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP SHORT ACTING BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 925-926
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRP_B2AS
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP SHORT ACTING BETA 2 AGONIST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 5 Count 13,291 97.93 98.52
99 Missing 281 2.07 1.48

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 927-928
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRP_CS
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 13,291 97.93 98.52
99 Missing 281 2.07 1.48

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Column: 929-930
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_AI
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 13,097 96.50 97.31
99 Missing 475 3.50 2.69

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER CORTICOSTEROID
Column: 931-932
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_CS
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 13,097 96.50 97.31
99 Missing 475 3.50 2.69

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER ANTICHOLINERGIC
Column: 933-934
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_AC
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER ANTICHOLINERGIC
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 4 Count 13,097 96.50 97.31
99 Missing 475 3.50 2.69

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 935-936
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_B2A
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 11 Count 13,097 96.50 97.31
99 Missing 475 3.50 2.69

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Column: 937-938
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_B2AL
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 1 Count 13,097 96.50 97.31
99 Missing 475 3.50 2.69

     

 
 

Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 939
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP03_1
Prologue: A spacer is a small attachment for an inhaler that makes it easier to use.
Description: Q8.13 Do you use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Skip filled 13,572