United States
2018 Landline And Cell Phone Combined Codebook Report
CHILD Asthma Call-Back Survey
June 24, 2021
     

 
 

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
12 Florida 79 17.32 41.34
26 Michigan 104 22.81 20.95
27 Minnesota 103 22.59 7.59
39 Ohio 78 17.11 24.11
49 Utah 92 20.18 6.01

     

 
 

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 57 12.50 12.16
2 February 44 9.65 15.31
3 March 38 8.33 4.16
4 April 38 8.33 8.39
5 May 27 5.92 5.44
6 June 36 7.89 7.91
7 July 51 11.18 8.97
8 August 32 7.02 9.03
9 September 28 6.14 6.23
10 October 55 12.06 8.33
11 November 34 7.46 7.26
12 December 16 3.51 6.80

     

 
 

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 39 8.55 7.43
2 February 57 12.50 18.20
3 March 44 9.65 7.18
4 April 29 6.36 5.18
5 May 20 4.39 4.84
6 June 73 16.01 13.66
7 July 21 4.61 2.94
8 August 43 9.43 10.29
9 September 25 5.48 7.85
10 October 31 6.80 3.28
11 November 42 9.21 9.83
12 December 32 7.02 9.31

     

 
 

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   456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

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
2018 Interview year 413 90.57 94.07
2019 Interview year 43 9.43 5.93

     

 
 

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 455 99.78 99.94
1200 Partial complete 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

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   456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

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 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ARE YOU SAMPLE PERSON
Column: 40
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MKP_NAME
Prologue:
Description: Q1.1 Are you [sample person’s first name or initials]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 449 98.46 99.33
2 No 7 1.54 0.67

     

 
 

Label: MAY I SPEAK WITH PERSON
Column: 41
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MKP_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 7 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 449

     

 
 

Label: Q1.5a Tracking of BRFSS Most Knowledge Person  Questionnaire Appendix A
Column: 42
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MOSTKNOW
Prologue:
Description: Q1.5a Tracking of BRFSS Most Knowledge Person  Questionnaire Appendix A
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 YES 85 92.39 90.75
2 NO 7 7.61 9.25
BLANK MISSING 364

     

 
 

Label: Q1.5b  Guardian transfer to another person who is more knowledgeable about the child’s asthma, Questionnaire Appendix A
Column: 43
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PRESENTALT
Prologue:
Description: Q1.5b  Guardian transfer to another person who is more knowledgeable about the child’s asthma, Questionnaire Appendix A
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK MISSING 456

     

 
 

Label: Q1.5a  Tracking of  CALLBACK Most Knowledge Person Questionnaire Appendix B.
Column: 44
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: KNOWMOST
Prologue:
Description: Q1.5a  Tracking of  CALLBACK Most Knowledge Person Questionnaire Appendix B.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 YES 344 97.73 96.19
2 NO 8 2.27 3.81
BLANK MISSING 104

     

 
 

Label: Q1.5b  Guardian transfer to another person who is more knowledgeable about the child’s asthma, Questionnaire Appendix B
Column: 45
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ALTPRESENT
Prologue:
Description: Q1.5b  Guardian transfer to another person who is more knowledgeable about the child’s asthma, Questionnaire Appendix B
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 YES 107 95.54 97.41
2 NO 5 4.46 2.59
BLANK MISSING 344

     

 
 

Label: CHECK CORRECT PERSON ON PHONE
Column: 46
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 17 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 439

     

 
 

Label: EVER HAVE ASTHMA INCONSISTENT WITH BRFSS
Column: 47
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 [child's name] qualifies for this study.
Description: Q2.1 Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that [child's name] had asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 17 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 439

     

 
 

Label: STILL HAVE ASTHMA INCONSISTENT WITH BRFSS
Column: 48
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 [child's name] qualifies for this study.
Description: Q2.2 Does [he/she] still have asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 35.29 22.92
2 No 8 47.06 56.60
7 Donīt know/Not sure 3 17.65 20.48
BLANK Not asked or missing 439

     

 
 

Label: RELATIONSHIP TO CHILD FROM QUESTION
Column: 49
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: RELATION
Prologue:
Description: Q2.3 What is your relationship to the child?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Mother (Birth/Adoptive/Step) 82 69.49 67.07
2 Father (Birth/Adoptive/Step) 30 25.42 29.71
4 Grandparent (Father/Mother) 1 0.85 0.07
6 Unrelated 5 4.24 3.15
BLANK Not asked or missing 338

     

 
 

Label: LEGAL GUARDIAN
Column: 50
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: GUARDIAN
Prologue:
Description: Q2.4 Are you the legal guardian for [child's name]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 100.00 100.00
BLANK Not asked or missing 450

     

 
 

Label: PERMISSION TO COMBINE THE ANSWER WITH BRFSS
Column: 51
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PERMISS
Prologue:
Description: Q2.5 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 260 57.02 73.03
7 Donīt know/Not sure 196 42.98 26.97

     

 
 

Label: AGE AT ASTHMA DIAGNOSIS
Column: 52-54
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: AGEDX
Prologue:
Description: Q3.1 How old was [child's name] when a doctor or other health professional first said [he/she] had asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 17 Age in years 386 84.65 82.60
777 Donīt know 9 1.97 2.92
888 Less than 1 year old 61 13.38 14.48

     

 
 

Label: TIME SINCE DIAGNOSIS
Column: 55
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INCIDNT
Prologue:
Description: Q3.2 How long ago was that? Was it . . . [READ CATEGORIES]
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Within the past 12 months 21 4.61 3.96
2 One to five years ago 120 26.32 26.10
3 More than 5 years ago 315 69.08 69.94

     

 
 

Label: LAST TALKED TO A DOCTOR
Column: 56-57
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 [child's name]'s asthma? This could have been in a doctor's office, the hospital, an emergency room or urgent care center.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
4 Within the past year 276 60.53 60.81
5 One year to less than 3 years ago 97 21.27 19.15
6 Three years to five years ago 24 5.26 3.27
7 More than five years ago 54 11.84 15.22
88 Never 5 1.10 1.55

     

 
 

Label: LAST TOOK ASTHMA MEDICATION
Column: 58-59
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: LAST_MED
Prologue:
Description: Q3.4 How long has it been since [he/she] last took asthma medication?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Less than 1 day ago 117 25.66 31.54
2 1-6 days ago 23 5.04 4.08
3 1 week to less than 3 months ago 74 16.23 10.65
4 3 months to less than 1 year ago 63 13.82 11.79
5 1 year to less than 3 years ago 69 15.13 11.00
6 3 years to 5 years ago 34 7.46 7.92
7 More than 5 years ago 68 14.91 19.11
77 Donīt know 4 0.88 1.81
88 Never 4 0.88 2.09

     

 
 

Label: LAST HAD ANY SYMPTOMS OF ASTHMA
Column: 60-61
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: LASTSYMP
Prologue:
Description: Q3.5 How long has it been since [he/she] last had any symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Less than 1 day ago 36 7.89 8.64
2 1-6 days ago 34 7.46 4.73
3 1 week to less than 3 months ago 111 24.34 22.65
4 3 months to less than 1 year ago 88 19.30 19.97
5 1 year to less than 3 years ago 68 14.91 13.40
6 3 years to 5 years ago 36 7.89 6.84
7 More than 5 years ago 69 15.13 19.22
77 Donīt know 11 2.41 2.81
88 Never 3 0.66 1.74

     

 
 

Label: SYMPTOM DAYS
Column: 62-64
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYMP_30D
Prologue:
Description: Q4.1 During the past 30 days, on how many days did [child's name] have any symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 29 Days 128 28.07 21.84
30 Every day 18 3.95 3.67
66 No symptoms past one year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
77 Don't know 6 1.32 3.96
88 No symptoms in the past 30 days 40 8.77 9.36
100 Symptoms 3 months to 1 year ago, skip filled 88 19.30 19.97

     

 
 

Label: CONSTANT SYMPTOMS
Column: 65-66
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DUR_30D
Prologue:
Description: Q4.2 Does [he/she] 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 9 1.97 1.72
2 No 9 1.97 1.95
6 Last symptoms one+ years ago, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
10 Last symptoms 3 months - 1 year ago, skip filled 88 19.30 19.97
11 No symptoms 'SYMP_30D' skip filled 40 8.77 9.36
12 1-29 'SYMP_30D' skip filled 128 28.07 21.84
77 Don't know 'SYMP_30D' skip filled 6 1.32 3.96

     

 
 

Label: NIGHT SYMPTOMS
Column: 67-69
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 [him/her] to stay asleep?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 30 Days/Nights 63 13.82 12.68
66 No symptoms past one year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
77 Don't know 6 1.32 0.72
88 None 83 18.20 16.06
100 Symptoms 3 months to 1 year ago, skip filled 88 19.30 19.97
111 No symptoms in the past 30 days, skip filled 40 8.77 9.36

     

 
 

Label: SYMPTOM FREE DAYS
Column: 70-71
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYMPFREE
Prologue:
Description: Q4.4 During the past two weeks, on how many days was [child's name] completely symptom-free, that is no coughing, wheezing, or other symptoms of asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 14 Days/Nights 430 94.30 96.67
77 Donīt know 7 1.54 0.96
88 None 19 4.17 2.37

     

 
 

Label: ASTHMA EPISODE OR ATTACK
Column: 72
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EPIS_12M
Prologue:
Description: Q4.5 During the past 12 months, has [he/she] had an episode of asthma or an asthma attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 168 36.84 36.25
2 No 109 23.90 22.45
6 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
7 Don't know 3 0.66 0.11

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF EPISODES/ATTACKS
Column: 73-76
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: EPIS_TP
Prologue:
Description: Q4.6 During the past three months, how many asthma episodes or attacks has [he/she] had?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 100 Episodes 123 26.97 24.12
666 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
777 Don't know 3 0.66 0.53
888 None 42 9.21 11.60
1111 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 112 24.56 22.56

     

 
 

Label: DURATION OF ATTACK
Column: 77-80
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DUR_ASTH
Prologue:
Description: Q4.7 How long did [his/her] most recent asthma episode or attack last?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
101 - 199 Minutes 66 14.47 14.58
201 - 299 Hours 40 8.77 6.83
301 - 399 Days 39 8.55 9.16
401 - 499 Weeks 12 2.63 2.67
666 No symptoms past 1 year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
777 Don't know 11 2.41 3.01
1111 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 112 24.56 22.56

     

 
 

Label: TYPICAL ATTACK
Column: 81-82
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 39 8.55 12.85
2 Longer 23 5.04 3.64
3 About the same 106 23.25 19.76
6 No symptoms past year, skip filled 176 38.60 41.19
11 No episode/asthma attack past year, skip filled 112 24.56 22.56

     

 
 

Label: INSURANCE
Column: 83
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INS1
Prologue:
Description: Q5.1 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 432 94.74 97.18
2 No 24 5.26 2.82

     

 
 

Label: TYPE OF INSURANCE COVERAGE
Column: 84
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INS_TYP
Prologue:
Description: Q5.2 What kind of health care coverage does [child's name] have? Is it paid through the parent’s employer, or is it Medicaid, Medicare, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or some other type of insurance?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Parent’s employer 284 62.28 58.93
2 Medicaid/Medicare 105 23.03 29.07
3 CHIP {replace with state specific name} 14 3.07 4.21
4 Other 27 5.92 4.34
5 No insurance at time of interview, skip filled 24 5.26 2.82
7 Don’t know 2 0.44 0.63

     

 
 

Label: INSURANCE OR COVERAGE GAP
Column: 85
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INS2
Prologue:
Description: Q5.3 During the past 12 months, was there any time that [he/she] did not have any health insurance or coverage?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 18 3.95 2.28
2 No 414 90.79 94.89
5 No insurance at time of interview, skip filled 24 5.26 2.82

     

 
 

Label: HAD A FLU SHOT
Column: 86
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: FLU_SHOT
Prologue: A flu shot is an influenza vaccine injected in your arm.
Description: Q5.4 During the past 12 months, did [child's name] have a flu shot?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 243 53.29 56.13
2 No 206 45.18 43.06
7 Don’t know/Not sure 7 1.54 0.80

     

 
 

Label: HAD A FLU VACCINE SPRAY
Column: 87
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: FLU_SPRAY
Prologue: A flu vaccine that is sprayed in the nose is called FluMist™.
Description: Q5.5 During the past 12 months, did [he/she] have a flu vaccine that was sprayed in [his/her] nose?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 23 5.04 8.95
2 No 426 93.42 90.35
7 Don’t know/Not sure 7 1.54 0.71

     

 
 

Label: ACTIVITY LIMITATION
Column: 88
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ACT_DAYS30
Prologue:
Description: Q5.6 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 237 51.97 51.88
2 A little 79 17.32 14.22
3 A moderate amount 26 5.70 4.81
4 A lot 10 2.19 3.32
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
7 Don't know 2 0.44 0.19

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF ROUTINE CHECKUPS PAST 12 MONTHS
Column: 89-91
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NER_TIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.7 During the past 12 months how many times did [he/she] see a doctor or other health professional for a routine checkup for [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Number 230 50.44 47.30
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
777 Don't know 2 0.44 0.19
888 None 44 9.65 13.33

     

 
 

Label: EMERGENCY ROOM VISIT
Column: 92
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ER_VISIT
Prologue: An urgent care center treats people with illnesses or injuries that must be addressed immediately and cannot wait for a regular medical appointment.
Description: Q5.8 During the past 12 months, has [child's name] had to visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 51 11.18 10.84
2 No 223 48.90 49.61
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
7 Don't know 2 0.44 0.36

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS
Column: 93-95
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ER_TIMES
Prologue:
Description: Q5.9 During the past 12 months, how many times did [he/she] visit an emergency room or urgent care center because of [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Number 51 11.18 10.84
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
677 MD visit, no ER visit past year, skip filled 223 48.90 49.61
777 Don't know 2 0.44 0.36

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF URGENT VISITS
Column: 96-98
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: URG_TIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.10 During the past 12 months, how many times did [child's name] 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 85 18.64 22.41
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
777 Don't know 4 0.88 2.09
888 None 187 41.01 36.31

     

 
 

Label: HOSPITAL VISIT
Column: 99
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSP_VST
Prologue:
Description: Q5.11 During the past 12 months, that is since [one year ago today], has [child's name] had to stay overnight in a hospital because of [his/her] asthma? Do not include an overnight stay in the emergency room.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 13 2.85 3.52
2 No 201 44.08 42.76
4 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 61 13.38 14.39
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.13

     

 
 

Label: NUMBER OF HOSPITAL VISITS
Column: 100-102
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSPTIME
Prologue:
Description: Q5.12 During the past 12 months, how many different times did [he/she] stay in any hospital overnight or longer because of [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Times 13 2.85 3.52
444 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 61 13.38 14.39
455 MD visit, symptoms, no hospital visit past year, skip filled 201 44.08 42.76
555 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
666 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
777 Don't know 1 0.22 0.13

     

 
 

Label: HOSPITAL FOLLOW-UP
Column: 103-104
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOSPPLAN
Prologue:
Description: Q5.13 The last time [he/she] left the hospital, did a health professional talk with you or [child's name] about how to prevent serious attacks in the future?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11 2.41 3.39
2 No 2 0.44 0.13
4 MD visit, no symptoms past year, skip filled 61 13.38 14.39
5 No current asthma, nothing happened past year, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
6 No MD visit past year, skip filled 78 17.11 13.61
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.13
45 MD visit, symptoms, no hospital visit past year, skip filled 201 44.08 42.76

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT RECOGNIZE EARLY SIGN OR SYMPTOMS
Column: 105
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_SIGN
Prologue: Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you or [child's name] . . .
Description: Q6.1 . . . how to recognize early signs or symptoms of an asthma episode?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 362 79.39 75.74
2 No 84 18.42 20.97
7 Donīt know/Not sure 10 2.19 3.29

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT WHAT TO DO DURING ASTHMA EPISODE OR ATTACK
Column: 106
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_RESP
Prologue: Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you or [child's name] . . .
Description: Q6.2 . . . what to do during an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 391 85.75 81.20
2 No 58 12.72 15.92
7 Donīt know/Not sure 7 1.54 2.88

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAUGHT HOW TO USE A PEAK FLOW
Column: 107
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: TCH_MON
Prologue: A peak flow meter is a hand held device that measures how quickly [child's name] can blow air out of [his/her] lungs. Has a doctor or other health professional ever taught you or [child's name] . . .
Description: Q6.3 . . . how to use a peak flow meter to adjust [his/her] daily medications?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 192 42.11 44.76
2 No 257 56.36 54.14
7 Donīt know/Not sure 7 1.54 1.10

     

 
 

Label: EVER GIVEN AN ASTHMA ACTION PLAN
Column: 108
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 or [child's name] an asthma action plan?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 251 55.04 47.91
2 No 197 43.20 51.30
7 Donīt know/Not sure 8 1.75 0.79

     

 
 

Label: EVER TAKEN A COURSE TO MANAGE ASTHMA
Column: 109
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MGT_CLAS
Prologue:
Description: Q6.5 Have you or [child's name] ever taken a course or class on how to manage [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 61 13.38 12.92
2 No 393 86.18 86.62
7 Donīt know/Not sure 2 0.44 0.45

     

 
 

Label: AIR CLEANER USED
Column: 110
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: AIRCLEANER
Prologue: An air cleaner or purifier can filter out pollutants like dust, pollen, mold and chemicals. 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 [child's name]'s home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 139 30.48 35.89
2 No 312 68.42 63.42
7 Donīt know/Not sure 5 1.10 0.68

     

 
 

Label: DEHUMIDIFIER USED
Column: 111
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DEHUMID
Prologue:
Description: Q7.2 Is a dehumidifier regularly used to reduce moisture inside [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 154 33.77 26.85
2 No 302 66.23 73.15

     

 
 

Label: EXHAUST FAN USED
Column: 112
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 the kitchen in [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 304 66.67 70.35
2 No 150 32.89 29.41
7 Donīt know/Not sure 2 0.44 0.24

     

 
 

Label: GAS USED
Column: 113
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: COOK_GAS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.4 Is gas used for cooking in [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 188 41.23 30.25
2 No 268 58.77 69.75

     

 
 

Label: SAW OR SMELLED MOLD PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 114
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 [his/her] home? Do not include mold on food.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 35 7.68 4.57
2 No 420 92.11 94.95
7 Donīt know/Not sure 1 0.22 0.48

     

 
 

Label: INDOOR PETS
Column: 115
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ENV_PETS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.6 Does [child's name]'s home 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 315 69.08 60.66
2 No 141 30.92 39.34

     

 
 

Label: PETS ALLOWED IN BEDROOM
Column: 116
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PETBEDRM
Prologue:
Description: Q7.7 Is the pet allowed in [his/her] bedroom?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 232 50.88 44.77
2 No 82 17.98 15.78
6 No pets, skip coded 141 30.92 39.34
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.12

     

 
 

Label: SAW COCKROACH INSIDE CHILD'S HOME PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 117
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: C_ROACH
Prologue:
Description: Q7.8 In the past 30 days, has anyone seen a cockroach inside [child's name]'s home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 25 5.48 14.03
2 No 429 94.08 85.85
7 Donīt know/Not sure 2 0.44 0.12

     

 
 

Label: SAW MICE OR RATS INSIDE CHILD'S HOME PAST 30 DAYS
Column: 118
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 [his/her] home? Do not include mice or rats kept as pets.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 34 7.46 7.42
2 No 421 92.32 92.52
7 Donīt know/Not sure 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: FIREPLACE OR WOOD STOVE USED
Column: 119
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: WOOD_STOVE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.10 Is a wood burning fireplace or wood burning stove used in [child's name]'s home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 51 11.18 9.65
2 No 405 88.82 90.35

     

 
 

Label: GAS APPLIANCE USED
Column: 120
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: GAS_STOVE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.11 Are unvented gas logs, unvented gas fireplace, or unvented gas stoves used in [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 33 7.24 5.79
2 No 421 92.32 93.85
7 Donīt know/Not sure 2 0.44 0.35

     

 
 

Label: ANYONE SMOKED INSIDE CHILD'S HOME
Column: 121
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: S_INSIDE
Prologue:
Description: Q7.12 In the past week, has anyone smoked inside [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 31 6.80 8.55
2 No 425 93.20 91.45

     

 
 

Label: EVER ADVISED CHANGE THINGS IN CHILD'S HOME
Column: 122
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MOD_ENV
Prologue:
Description: Q7.13 Has a health professional ever advised you to change things in [his/her] home, school, or work to improve [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 116 25.44 24.89
2 No 339 74.34 75.02
7 Donīt know/Not sure 1 0.22 0.09

     

 
 

Label: USE A MATTRESS COVER
Column: 123
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MATTRESS
Prologue:
Description: Q7.14 Does [he/she] use a mattress cover that is made especially for controlling dust mites?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 179 39.25 33.05
2 No 266 58.33 64.38
7 Donīt know/Not sure 11 2.41 2.57

     

 
 

Label: USE A PILLOW COVER
Column: 124
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: E_PILLOW
Prologue:
Description: Q7.15 Does [he/she] use a pillow cover that is made especially for controlling dust mites?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 140 30.70 31.04
2 No 311 68.20 68.64
7 Donīt know/Not sure 5 1.10 0.32

     

 
 

Label: CARPETING OR RUGS IN CHILD'S BEDROOM
Column: 125
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CARPET
Prologue:
Description: Q7.16 Does [he/she] have carpeting or rugs in [his/her] bedroom? This does not include throw rugs small enough to be laundered.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 301 66.01 54.96
2 No 154 33.77 44.94
7 Donīt know/Not sure 1 0.22 0.10

     

 
 

Label: WASH WATER TEMPERATURE
Column: 126
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: HOTWATER
Prologue:
Description: Q7.17 Are [his/her] sheets and pillowcases washed in cold, warm, or hot water?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Cold 100 21.93 27.48
2 Warm 156 34.21 26.82
3 Hot 174 38.16 40.68
4 Varies 12 2.63 2.17
7 Donīt know/Not sure 14 3.07 2.84

     

 
 

Label: USE AN EXHAUST FAN IN CHILD'S BATHROOM
Column: 127
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: BATH_FAN
Prologue:
Description: Q7.18 In [child's name]'s bathroom, does [he/she] regularly use an exhaust fan that vents to the outside?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 318 69.74 68.74
2 No or “No fan” 132 28.95 30.63
7 Donīt know/Not sure 6 1.32 0.62

     

 
 

Label: EVER USED OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICATION
Column: 128
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 [child's name]'s medication use.
Description: Q8.1 Over-the-counter medication can be bought without a doctor’s order. Has [child's name] ever used over-the-counter medication for [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 98 21.49 19.99
2 No 351 76.97 77.73
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 3 0.66 0.19

     

 
 

Label: EVER USED PRESCRIPTION INHALER
Column: 129
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERE
Prologue:
Description: Q8.2 Has [he/she] ever used a prescription inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 415 91.01 88.44
2 No 36 7.89 9.43
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.04

     

 
 

Label: PROFESSIONAL INHALER INSTRUCTION
Column: 130
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERH
Prologue:
Description: Q8.3 Did a health professional show [him/her] how to use the inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 394 86.40 83.45
2 No 19 4.17 4.74
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
6 Never used prescription inhaler, skip filled 37 8.11 9.47
7 Don't know 2 0.44 0.24

     

 
 

Label: INHALER USE WATCHED
Column: 131
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALERW
Prologue:
Description: Q8.4 Did a doctor or other health professional watch [him/her] use the inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 338 74.12 72.34
2 No 63 13.82 10.80
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
6 Never used prescription inhaler, skip filled 37 8.11 9.47
7 Don't know 14 3.07 5.30

     

 
 

Label: MEDICATION IN HAND
Column: 132
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCR_MED1
Prologue: Now I am going to ask questions about specific prescription medications [child's name] may have taken for asthma in the past 3 months. I will be asking for the name, amount, and how often [he/she] takes each medicine.
Description: Q8.5 It will help to get [child's name]'s 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 115 25.22 24.73
2 No 18 3.95 2.77
3 Respondent knows the meds 72 15.79 17.65
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 8 1.75 1.05
9 Refused 1 0.22 0.07

     

 
 

Label: HAVE ALL THE MEDICATIONS
Column: 133-134
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 97 21.27 20.09
2 Yes, I have some of the medications but not all 10 2.19 0.49
3 No 8 1.75 4.16
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
10 Know or no handy asthma medicines, skip filled 99 21.71 21.53

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN PRESCRIPTION INHALER PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 135
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_SCR
Prologue:
Description: Q8.8 In the past 3 months has [child's name] taken prescription asthma medicine using an inhaler?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes, inhaler in past 3 months 187 41.01 37.27
2 No inhaler in past 3 months 20 4.39 4.98
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
6 Asthma med. past 3 months, never used inhaler, skip filled 6 1.32 3.97
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.04

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION IN PILL PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 136
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS
Prologue:
Description: Q8.20 In the past 3 months, has [he/she] taken any prescription medicine in pill form for [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 59 12.94 19.44
2 No 148 32.46 23.96
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 7 1.54 2.86

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION IN SYRUP PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 137
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP
Prologue:
Description: Q8.23 In the past 3 months, has [he/she] taken prescription asthma medication in syrup form?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 0.74
2 No 200 43.86 42.62
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 9 1.97 2.90

     

 
 

Label: TAKEN MEDICATION WITH A NEBULIZER PAST 3 MONTHS
Column: 138
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_SCR
Prologue: A nebulizer is a small machine with a tube and facemask or mouthpiece that [child's name] breathes through continuously.
Description: Q8.25 In the past 3 months, were any of [child's name]'s prescription asthma medicines used with a nebulizer?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 74 16.23 18.98
2 No 128 28.07 24.00
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Don't know 12 2.63 3.28

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT HOME
Column: 139
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCA
Prologue: I am going to read a list of places where [child's name] might have used a nebulizer. Please answer "yes" if [he/she] used a nebulizer in the place I mention; otherwise answer "no." In the past 3 months, did [child's name] use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26a . . . at home ?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 72 15.79 18.80
2 No 2 0.44 0.19
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 140 30.70 27.28

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT DOCTOR'S OFFICE
Column: 140
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCB
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did [child's name] use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26b . . . at a doctor’s office ?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 28 6.14 5.63
2 No 44 9.65 12.07
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Donīt know 2 0.44 1.28
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 140 30.70 27.28

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER IN EMERGENCY ROOM
Column: 141
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCC
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did [child's name] use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26c . . . in an emergency room?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 17 3.73 4.51
2 No 57 12.50 14.47
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 140 30.70 27.28

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT WORK OR SCHOOL
Column: 142
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCD
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did [child's name] use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26d . . . at work (or a school)?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 12 2.63 2.81
2 No 61 13.38 16.08
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
7 Donīt know 1 0.22 0.09
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 140 30.70 27.28

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER AT ANY OTHER PLACE
Column: 143
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_PLCE
Prologue: In the past 3 months, did [child's name] use a nebulizer . . .
Description: Q8.26e . . . at any other place?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 15 3.29 4.05
2 No 59 12.94 14.93
4 No asthma med. past 3 months, skip filled 238 52.19 51.64
5 Never took asthma medication, skip filled 4 0.88 2.09
8 No neb. in past 3 months, skip filled 140 30.70 27.28

     

 
 

Label: COST BARRIER: PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR
Column: 144
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASMDCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.1 Was there a time in the past 12 months when [child's name] needed to see [his/her] primary care doctor for asthma but could not because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 15 3.29 3.58
2 No 338 74.12 70.72
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.12

     

 
 

Label: COST BARRIER: SPECIALIST
Column: 145
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASSPCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.2 Was there a time in the past 12 months when [child's name] was referred to a specialist for [his/her] asthma care but could not go because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 11 2.41 2.78
2 No 343 75.22 71.64
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58

     

 
 

Label: COST BARRIER: MEDICATION
Column: 146
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ASRXCOST
Prologue:
Description: Q9.3 Was there a time in the past 12 months when [he/she] needed medication for [his/her] asthma, but you could not buy it because of the cost?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 22 4.82 2.75
2 No 331 72.59 71.28
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.38

     

 
 

Label: CURRENT GO TO SCHOOL OUTSIDE HOME
Column: 147
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCH_STAT
Prologue: Next, we are interested in things that might affect [child’s name]'s asthma when [he/she] is not at home.
Description: Q10.1 Does [child’s name] currently go to school or preschool outside the home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 423 92.76 91.94
2 No 33 7.24 8.06

     

 
 

Label: REASON NOT IN SCHOOL NOW
Column: 148
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NO_SCHL
Prologue:
Description: Q10.2 What is the main reason [he/she] is not now in school? [READ RESPONSE CATEGORIES]
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Not old enough 10 2.19 3.42
2 Home schooled 18 3.95 3.76
4 On vacation or break 4 0.88 0.77
6 Now goes to outside school, skip filled 423 92.76 91.94
7 Don’t know/Not sure 1 0.22 0.11

     

 
 

Label: GONE TO SCHOOL OUTSIDE HOME PAST 12 MONTHS
Column: 149
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCHL_12
Prologue:
Description: Q10.3 Has [child’s name] gone to school in the past 12 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 0.88
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
6 Now goes to outside school, skip filled 423 92.76 91.94

     

 
 

Label: WHAT GRADE WAS CHILD IN LAST TIME
Column: 150-151
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCHGRADE
Prologue:
Description: Q10.4 What grade was [he/she] in the last time [he/she] was in school?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 12 Grade 403 88.38 87.31
55 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
66 Kindergarten 20 4.39 5.34
77 Don't know 2 0.44 0.35
88 Preschool 20 4.39 3.54
99 Refused 1 0.22 0.04

     

 
 

Label: HOW MANY DAYS MISSED SCHOOL
Column: 152-154
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MISS_SCHL
Prologue:
Description: Q10.5 During the past 12 months, about how many days of school did [he/she] miss because of [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Days 126 27.63 25.57
555 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
666 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.37 25.58
777 Don't know 6 1.32 0.67
888 None 212 46.49 44.76

     

 
 

Label: WRITTEN ASTHMA ACTION PLAN IN SCHOOL
Column: 155
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCH_APL
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: Q10.6 Does [child’s name] have a written asthma action plan or asthma management plan on file at school?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 147 32.24 23.63
2 No 171 37.50 38.95
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
6 No current asthma, skip filled 97 21.27 24.84
7 Don't know 13 2.85 5.40

     

 
 

Label: ASTHMA MEDICATION ALLOWED WITH CHILD IN SCHOOL
Column: 156
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCH_MED
Prologue:
Description: Q10.7 Does the school [he/she] goes to allow children with asthma to carry their medication with them while at school?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 185 40.57 40.69
2 No 102 22.37 18.96
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
6 No current asthma, skip filled 97 21.27 24.84
7 Don't know 44 9.65 8.33

     

 
 

Label: PETS IN CLASSROOM
Column: 157
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCH_ANML
Prologue:
Description: Q10.8 Are there any pets such as dogs, cats, hamsters, birds or other feathered or furry pets in [his/her] classroom?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 14 3.07 3.41
2 No 394 86.40 86.83
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
7 Don't know 20 4.39 2.57

     

 
 

Label: AWARE OF MOLD PROBLEM IN SCHOOL
Column: 158
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SCH_MOLD
Prologue:
Description: Q10.9 Are you aware of any mold problems in [child’s name]'s school?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8 1.75 1.12
2 No 412 90.35 89.23
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Not old enough for school, skip filled 10 2.19 3.42
7 Don't know 8 1.75 2.47

     

 
 

Label: GO TO DAYCARE OUTSIDE HOME
Column: 159
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DAYCARE
Prologue:
Description: Q10.10 Does [child’s name] go to day care outside [his/her] home?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 34 7.46 6.43
2 No 119 26.10 33.23
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58

     

 
 

Label: WENT TO DAYCARE PAST 12 MONTHS
Column: 160
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DAYCARE1
Prologue:
Description: Q10.11 Has [he/she] gone to daycare in the past 12 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 7 1.54 1.53
2 No 111 24.34 31.64
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 Goes to daycare now, skip filled 34 7.46 6.43
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: DAYS MISSED DAYCARE BECAUSE OF ASTHMA
Column: 161-164
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: MISS_DCAR
Prologue:
Description: Q10.12 During the past 12 months, about how many days of daycare did [he/she] miss because of [his/her] asthma?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 365 Days 13 2.85 3.01
444 No current asthma, skip filled 11 2.41 1.36
555 No daycare past year, skip filled 111 24.34 31.64
666 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
777 Don't know 2 0.44 0.14
888 Zero 21 4.61 4.25
3333 Home school, skip filled 13 2.85 3.02

     

 
 

Label: WRITTEN ASTHMA ACTION PLAN IN DAYCARE
Column: 165
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DCARE_APL
Prologue:
Description: Q10.13 Does [child’s name] have a written asthma action plan or asthma management plan on file at the daycare [he/she] went to last?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 14 3.07 2.86
2 No 21 4.61 4.49
3 Home school, skip filled 13 2.85 3.02
4 No current asthma, skip filled 11 2.41 1.36
5 No daycare past year, skip filled 111 24.34 31.64
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: PETS IN DAYCARE
Column: 166
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DCARE_ANML
Prologue:
Description: Q10.14 Are there any pets such as dogs, cats, hamsters, birds, or other feathered or furry pets in [his/her] room at daycare?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.88 0.25
2 No 37 8.11 7.72
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 No daycare past year, skip filled 111 24.34 31.64
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: AWARE OF MOLD PROBLEM IN DAYCARE
Column: 167
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DCARE_MLD
Prologue:
Description: Q10.15 Are you aware of any mold problems in [his/her] daycare?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 8.99 7.97
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 No daycare past year, skip filled 111 24.34 31.64
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: SMOKING ALLOWED IN DAYCARE
Column: 168
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: DCARE_SMK
Prologue:
Description: Q10.16 Is smoking allowed at [his/her] daycare?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 41 8.99 7.97
3 Home school, skip filled 18 3.95 3.76
5 No daycare past year, skip filled 111 24.34 31.64
6 Over age ten, skip filled 285 62.50 56.58
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06

     

 
 

Label: USED HERBS TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 169
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, has [he/she] used . . . to control asthma?
Description: Q11.1 . . . herbs . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 12 2.64 3.47
2 No 341 74.95 70.94
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED VITAMINS TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 170
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_VITA
Prologue:
Description: Q11.2 . . . vitamins . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 44 9.67 10.91
2 No 309 67.91 63.49
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED ACUPUNCTURE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 171
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_PUNC
Prologue:
Description: Q11.3 . . . acupuncture . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.38
2 No 352 77.36 74.03
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED ACUPRESSURE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 172
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_PRES
Prologue:
Description: Q11.4 . . . acupressure . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 0.48
2 No 349 76.70 73.85
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.08
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED AROMATHERAPY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 173
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_AROM
Prologue:
Description: Q11.5 . . . aromatherapy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 38 8.35 8.84
2 No 312 68.57 64.00
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 3 0.66 1.57
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED HOMEOPATHY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 174
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_HOME
Prologue:
Description: Q11.6 . . . homeopathy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 6 1.32 1.38
2 No 341 74.95 70.55
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 6 1.32 2.48
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED REFLEXOLOGY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 175
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_REFL
Prologue:
Description: Q11.7 . . . reflexology . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.88 0.41
2 No 348 76.48 72.28
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 1 0.22 1.71
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED YOGA TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 176
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_YOGA
Prologue:
Description: Q11.8 . . . yoga . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 8 1.76 1.08
2 No 345 75.82 73.33
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED BREATHING TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 177
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_BR
Prologue:
Description: Q11.9 . . . breathing techniques . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 79 17.36 15.87
2 No 273 60.00 58.45
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.09
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: USED NATUROPATHY TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 178
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_NATR
Prologue:
Description: Q11.10 . . . naturopathy . . .
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 1.91
2 No 348 76.48 72.50
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: OTHER ALTERNATIVE CARE TO CONTROL ASTHMA
Column: 179
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CAM_OTHR
Prologue:
Description: Q11.11 Besides the types I have just asked about, has [child's name] used any other type of alternative care for [his/her] asthma in the past 12 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 16 3.52 2.92
2 No 336 73.85 71.43
5 No current asthma, skip filled 102 22.42 25.59
7 Don't know 1 0.22 0.06
BLANK Partial complete 1

     

 
 

Label: TEXT FOR OTHER TYPE CARE
Column: 180-279
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: CAM_TEXT
Prologue:
Description: Q11.12 What else has [child's name] used?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK   440
HIDDEN Text field - up to 100 characters 16 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: HEIGHT OF CHILD
Column: 280-283
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: HEIGHT1
Prologue:
Description: Q12.1 How tall is [child’s name]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Partial complete 1
HIDDEN   455 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: WEIGHT OF CHILD IN POUNDS
Column: 284-287
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: WEIGHT2
Prologue:
Description: Q12.2 How much does [he/she] weigh?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
HIDDEN   456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: BIRTH WEIGHT
Column: 288-293
Type of Variable: CHAR
SAS Variable Name: BIRTHW1
Prologue:
Description: Q12.3 How much did [he/she] weigh at birth (in pounds)?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Partial complete 1
HIDDEN   455 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: WHETHER BIRTH WEIGHT LESS THAN 5.5 POUNDS
Column: 294
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: BIRTHRF
Prologue:
Description: Q12.4 At birth, did [child’s name] weigh less than 5 ― pounds?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 Partial complete 1 2.50 0.56
1 Yes 3 7.50 2.82
2 No 24 60.00 64.19
7 Don't know 12 30.00 32.43
BLANK Have reported birth weight 416

     

 
 

Label: LANGUAGE IDENTIFIER
Column: 385-386
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: QSTLANG_F
Prologue:
Description: Language identifier: Language in which the interview was conducted.
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 English 447 98.03 98.27
2 Spanish 9 1.97 1.73

     

 
 

Label: PERSON SELECTED TO CALL BACK FROM BRFSS
Column: 387
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ADLTCHLD
Prologue:
Description: Which person in the household was selected as the focus of the call-back?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 Children 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ASTHMA CALL-BACK SCRIPT TEST
Column: 388
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: CALLBACK_VER
Prologue:
Description: ASTHMA CALL-BACK SCRIPT TEST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Callback using Protocol (2 weeks) 144 39.56 30.74
2 Callback conducted "Immediately" 220 60.44 69.26
BLANK Not asked or missing 92

     

 
 

Label: EVER HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS AND CALL BACK
Column: 390
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: _EVER_ASTH_C
Prologue:
Description: EVER HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS ( ASTHMA2 ) AND CALL BACK (EVER_ASTH)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: STILL HAVE ASTHMA COMBINED BRFSS AND CALL BACK
Column: 391
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 288 63.16 60.74
2 No 161 35.31 38.28
7 Donīt know/Not sure 7 1.54 0.98

     

 
 

Label: RELATIONSHIP TO CHILD COMBINED BRFSS
Column: 392
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: RELATED
Prologue:
Description: RELATIONSHIP TO CHILD COMBINED BRFSS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Parents 416 91.23 87.63
2 Guardian 10 2.19 2.38
3 Other relative 29 6.36 9.87
4 Unrelated 1 0.22 0.12

     

 
 

Label: FLAG FOR AGE, AGEDX, INCIDNT INCONSISTENCY
Column: 393
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 436 95.61 95.57
1 AGEDX is greater than AGE 1 0.22 0.03
2 AGE, AGEDX, and INCIDNT are inconsistent 19 4.17 4.40

     

 
 

Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS)
Column: 394
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 10 2.19 3.75
2 No 446 97.81 96.25

     

 
 

Label: AEROBID
Column: 395
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: AEROBID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL)
Column: 396
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 87 19.08 15.85
2 No 369 80.92 84.15

     

 
 

Label: ALUPENT
Column: 397
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ATROVENT
Column: 398
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: ATROVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.35
2 No 455 99.78 99.65

     

 
 

Label: AZMACORT
Column: 399
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: AZMACORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: BECLOMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE
Column: 400
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: BECLOMETHASONE DIPROPIONATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: BECLOVENT
Column: 401
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: BECLOVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.03
2 No 455 99.78 99.97

     

 
 

Label: BITOLTEROL
Column: 402
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: BITOLTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: BUDESONIDE
Column: 403
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: BUDESONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: COMBIVENT
Column: 404
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: COMBIVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: CROMOLYN
Column: 405
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: CROMOLYN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: FLOVENT
Column: 406
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: FLOVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 23 5.04 3.58
2 No 433 94.96 96.42

     

 
 

Label: FLOVENT ROTADISK
Column: 407
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: FLOVENT ROTADISK
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.08
2 No 455 99.78 99.92

     

 
 

Label: FLUNISOLIDE
Column: 408
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_16
Prologue:
Description: FLUNISOLIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.17
2 No 455 99.78 99.83

     

 
 

Label: FLUTICASONE
Column: 409
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: FLUTICASONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 1.35
2 No 453 99.34 98.65

     

 
 

Label: IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Column: 410
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_19
Prologue:
Description: IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.13
2 No 455 99.78 99.87

     

 
 

Label: MAXAIR
Column: 411
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_20
Prologue:
Description: MAXAIR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: METAPROTERONOL
Column: 412
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_21
Prologue:
Description: METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEDOCROMIL
Column: 413
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_22
Prologue:
Description: NEDOCROMIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PIRBUTEROL
Column: 414
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_23
Prologue:
Description: PIRBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PROVENTIL
Column: 415
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_24
Prologue:
Description: PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.44 0.08
2 No 454 99.56 99.92

     

 
 

Label: PULMICORT FLEXHALER
Column: 416
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_25
Prologue:
Description: PULMICORT FLEXHALER
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.44 0.61
2 No 454 99.56 99.39

     

 
 

Label: SALMETEROL
Column: 417
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_26
Prologue:
Description: SALMETEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SEREVENT
Column: 418
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_27
Prologue:
Description: SEREVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Column: 419
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_28
Prologue:
Description: TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: TORNALATE
Column: 420
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_30
Prologue:
Description: TORNALATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: TRIAMCINOLONE ACETONIDE
Column: 421
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_31
Prologue:
Description: TRIAMCINOLONE ACETONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: VANCERIL
Column: 422
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_32
Prologue:
Description: VANCERIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: VENTOLIN
Column: 423
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_33
Prologue:
Description: VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 26 5.70 5.42
2 No 430 94.30 94.58

     

 
 

Label: FORADIL
Column: 424
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_34
Prologue:
Description: FORADIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: FORMOTEROL
Column: 425
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_35
Prologue:
Description: FORMOTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: QVAR
Column: 426
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_36
Prologue:
Description: QVAR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 16 3.51 3.12
2 No 440 96.49 96.88

     

 
 

Label: LEVALBUTEROL TARTRATE
Column: 427
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_37
Prologue:
Description: LEVALBUTEROL TARTRATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: XOPENEX HFA
Column: 428
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_38
Prologue:
Description: XOPENEX HFA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.88 0.69
2 No 452 99.12 99.31

     

 
 

Label: MOMETASONE FUROATE
Column: 429
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_39
Prologue:
Description: MOMETASONE FUROATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: ASMANEX (TWISTHALER)
Column: 430
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_40
Prologue:
Description: ASMANEX (TWISTHALER)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 3.40
2 No 451 98.90 96.60

     

 
 

Label: PRO-AIR HFA
Column: 431
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_41
Prologue:
Description: PRO-AIR HFA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 32 7.02 7.03
2 No 424 92.98 92.97

     

 
 

Label: SYMBICORT
Column: 432
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_42
Prologue:
Description: SYMBICORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 0.60
2 No 451 98.90 99.40

     

 
 

Label: ALVESCO
Column: 433
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_43
Prologue:
Description: ALVESCO
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: DULERA
Column: 434
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_44
Prologue:
Description: DULERA
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 0.23
2 No 453 99.34 99.77

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 435
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INHALER_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 12 2.63 0.92
2 No 444 97.37 99.08

     

 
 

Label: PILL ACCOLATE
Column: 437
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: PILL ACCOLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL AEROLATE
Column: 438
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: PILL AEROLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ALBUTEROL
Column: 439
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: PILL ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ALUPENT
Column: 440
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: PILL ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL CHOLEDYL (OXTRIPHYLLINE)
Column: 441
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: PILL CHOLEDYL (OXTRIPHYLLINE)
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL DELTASONE
Column: 442
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: PILL DELTASONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.08
2 No 455 99.78 99.92

     

 
 

Label: PILL ELIXOPHYLLIN
Column: 443
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: PILL ELIXOPHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL MEDROL
Column: 444
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: PILL MEDROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.98
2 No 455 99.78 99.02

     

 
 

Label: PILL METAPREL
Column: 445
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: PILL METAPREL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL METAPROTERONOL
Column: 446
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: PILL METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL METHYLPREDNISOLONE
Column: 447
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: PILL METHYLPREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL MONTELUKAST
Column: 448
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: PILL MONTELUKAST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 24 5.26 5.77
2 No 432 94.74 94.23

     

 
 

Label: PILL PEDIAPRED
Column: 449
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: PILL PEDIAPRED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL PREDNISOLONE
Column: 450
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_18
Prologue:
Description: PILL PREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL PREDNISONE
Column: 451
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_19
Prologue:
Description: PILL PREDNISONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 2.25
2 No 453 99.34 97.75

     

 
 

Label: PILL PROVENTIL
Column: 452
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_21
Prologue:
Description: PILL PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL RESPID
Column: 453
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_23
Prologue:
Description: PILL RESPID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL SINGULAIR
Column: 454
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_24
Prologue:
Description: PILL SINGULAIR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 30 6.58 10.36
2 No 426 93.42 89.64

     

 
 

Label: PILL SLO-PHYLLIN
Column: 455
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_25
Prologue:
Description: PILL SLO-PHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL SLO-BID
Column: 456
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_26
Prologue:
Description: PILL SLO-BID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEO-24
Column: 457
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_28
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEO-24
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOCHRON
Column: 458
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_30
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOCHRON
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOCLEAR
Column: 459
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_31
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOCLEAR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEODUR
Column: 460
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_32
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEODUR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEO-DUR
Column: 461
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_33
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEO-DUR
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOPHYLLINE
Column: 462
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_35
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOPHYLLINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL THEOSPAN
Column: 463
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_37
Prologue:
Description: PILL THEOSPAN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL T-PHYL
Column: 464
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_40
Prologue:
Description: PILL T-PHYL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL UNIPHYL
Column: 465
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_42
Prologue:
Description: PILL UNIPHYL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL VENTOLIN
Column: 466
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_43
Prologue:
Description: PILL VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL VOLMAX
Column: 467
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_44
Prologue:
Description: PILL VOLMAX
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZAFIRLUKAST
Column: 468
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_45
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZAFIRLUKAST
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZILEUTON
Column: 469
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_46
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZILEUTON
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL ZYFLO FILMTAB
Column: 470
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_47
Prologue:
Description: PILL ZYFLO FILMTAB
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL TERBUTALINE (+ T. SULFATE)
Column: 471
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 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: PILL BRETHINE
Column: 472
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_49
Prologue:
Description: PILL BRETHINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
BLANK Not asked or missing 456

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 473
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILLS_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP AEROLATE
Column: 475
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP AEROLATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP ALBUTEROL
Column: 476
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP ALUPENT
Column: 477
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP METAPROTERONOL
Column: 478
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PREDNISOLONE
Column: 479
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PREDNISOLONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 5 1.10 0.74
2 No 451 98.90 99.26

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PRELONE
Column: 480
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PRELONE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP PROVENTIL
Column: 481
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP SLO-PHYLLIN
Column: 482
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP SLO-PHYLLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP THEOPHYLLINE
Column: 483
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP THEOPHYLLINE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP VENTOLIN
Column: 484
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_10
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 485
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRUP_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB ALBUTEROL
Column: 487
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_1
Prologue:
Description: NEB ALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 66 14.47 17.92
2 No 390 85.53 82.08

     

 
 

Label: NEB ALUPENT
Column: 488
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_2
Prologue:
Description: NEB ALUPENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB ATROVENT
Column: 489
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_3
Prologue:
Description: NEB ATROVENT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.06
2 No 455 99.78 99.94

     

 
 

Label: NEB BITOLTEROL
Column: 490
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_4
Prologue:
Description: NEB BITOLTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB BUDESONIDE
Column: 491
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_5
Prologue:
Description: NEB BUDESONIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 0.88 0.64
2 No 452 99.12 99.36

     

 
 

Label: NEB CROMOLYN
Column: 492
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_6
Prologue:
Description: NEB CROMOLYN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB DUONEB
Column: 493
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_7
Prologue:
Description: NEB DUONEB
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 1 0.22 0.07
2 No 455 99.78 99.93

     

 
 

Label: NEB INTAL
Column: 494
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_8
Prologue:
Description: NEB INTAL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB IPRATROPRIUM BROMIDE
Column: 495
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_9
Prologue:
Description: NEB IPRATROPRIUM BROMIDE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 2 0.44 0.18
2 No 454 99.56 99.82

     

 
 

Label: NEB LEVALBUTEROL
Column: 496
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_10
Prologue:
Description: NEB LEVALBUTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB METAPROTERONOL
Column: 497
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_11
Prologue:
Description: NEB METAPROTERONOL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB PROVENTIL
Column: 498
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_12
Prologue:
Description: NEB PROVENTIL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB PULMICORT
Column: 499
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_13
Prologue:
Description: NEB PULMICORT
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 1.89
2 No 453 99.34 98.11

     

 
 

Label: NEB TORNALATE
Column: 500
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_14
Prologue:
Description: NEB TORNALATE
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB VENTOLIN
Column: 501
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_15
Prologue:
Description: NEB VENTOLIN
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB XOPENEX
Column: 502
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_16
Prologue:
Description: NEB XOPENEX
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 0.66 0.41
2 No 453 99.34 99.59

     

 
 

Label: NEB COMBIVENT INHALATION SOLUTION
Column: 503
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_17
Prologue:
Description: NEB COMBIVENT INHALATION SOLUTION
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB PERFOROMIST/FORMOTEROL
Column: 504
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_18
Prologue:
Description: NEB PERFOROMIST/FORMOTEROL
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Column: 505
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_ID_7799
Prologue:
Description: DONīT KNOW/REFUSED
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
2 No 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: OTHER INHALER TEXT
Column: 507-606
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 456

     

 
 

Label: OTHER PILLS TEXT
Column: 607-706
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 456

     

 
 

Label: OTHER SYRUP TEXT
Column: 707-806
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 456

     

 
 

Label: OTHER NEBULIZER TEXT
Column: 807-906
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 456

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 907
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 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 908
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 1 0.22 0.06
2 No 6 1.32 1.02
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 909
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 2 0.44 0.51
2 No 5 1.10 0.57
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT INHALER
Column: 910
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
2 No 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 911
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
2 No 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING INHALER
Column: 912
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 4 0.88 0.51
2 No 3 0.66 0.57
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 913
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 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 914
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
2 No 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: INHALER_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 915
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 7 1.54 1.08
3 No other medication text filled 449 98.46 98.92

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 916
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
2 No 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 917
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 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 918
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
2 No 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT PILLS
Column: 919
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 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 920
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
2 No 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING PILLS
Column: 921
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
2 No 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 922
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 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 923
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 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: PILLS_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 924
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 2 0.44 0.39
3 No other medication text filled 454 99.56 99.61

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 925
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 926
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 927
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT SYRUP
Column: 928
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 929
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING SYRUP
Column: 930
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 931
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 932
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 933
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: COUGH/COLD MED.
Column: 934
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: ALLERGY MED.
Column: 935
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: OTHER MED. (NOT COLD/COUGH/ALLERGY)
Column: 936
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: ASTHMA MED., BUT NOT NEB
Column: 937
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: UNIDENTIFIABLE WORD OR NOT A MED.
Column: 938
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: WAS BACK CODED TO EXISTING NEB
Column: 939
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: OTC INHALER, PILL, OR SYRUP
Column: 940
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: TRUE ASTHMA MED., NO AVAILABLE BACK CODE
Column: 941
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: NEB_TEXT: DON'T KNOW
Column: 942
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
3 No other medication text filled 456 100.00 100.00

     

 
 

Label: INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 943-944
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_CS
Prologue:
Description: INHALED CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 19 Count 451 98.90 98.14
99 Missing 5 1.10 1.86

     

 
 

Label: INHALED ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Column: 945-946
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_AI
Prologue:
Description: INHALED ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 451 98.90 98.14
99 Missing 5 1.10 1.86

     

 
 

Label: INHALED ANTI-CHOLINERGIC
Column: 947-948
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: INH_AC
Prologue:
Description: INHALED ANTI-CHOLINERGIC
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 3 Count 451 98.90 98.14
99 Missing 5 1.10 1.86

     

 
 

Label: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST SHORT ACTING
Column: 949-950
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 451 98.90 98.14
99 Missing 5 1.10 1.86

     

 
 

Label: INHALED BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Column: 951-952
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 451 98.90 98.14
99 Missing 5 1.10 1.86

     

 
 

Label: PILL CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 953-954
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_CS
Prologue:
Description: PILL CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 6 Count 445 97.59 95.32
99 Missing 11 2.41 4.68

     

 
 

Label: PILL LEUKOTRIENE MODIFIERS
Column: 955-956
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_LM
Prologue:
Description: PILL LEUKOTRIENE MODIFIERS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 6 Count 445 97.59 95.32
99 Missing 11 2.41 4.68

     

 
 

Label: PILL BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 957-958
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 445 97.59 95.32
99 Missing 11 2.41 4.68

     

 
 

Label: PILL METHYLXANTHINES
Column: 959-960
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: PILL_METH
Prologue:
Description: PILL METHYLXANTHINES
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 15 Count 445 97.59 95.32
99 Missing 11 2.41 4.68

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP METHYLXANTHINES
Column: 961-962
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRP_METH
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP METHYLXANTHINES
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 3 Count 443 97.15 95.28
99 Missing 13 2.85 4.72

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP SHORT ACTING BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 963-964
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 443 97.15 95.28
99 Missing 13 2.85 4.72

     

 
 

Label: SYRUP CORTICOSTEROIDS
Column: 965-966
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: SYRP_CS
Prologue:
Description: SYRUP CORTICOSTEROIDS
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 443 97.15 95.28
99 Missing 13 2.85 4.72

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Column: 967-968
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_AI
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 440 96.49 94.90
99 Missing 16 3.51 5.10

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER CORTICOSTEROID
Column: 969-970
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_CS
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER CORTICOSTEROID
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 2 Count 440 96.49 94.90
99 Missing 16 3.51 5.10

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER ANTICHOLINERGIC
Column: 971-972
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: NEB_AC
Prologue:
Description: NEBULIZER ANTICHOLINERGIC
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
0 - 4 Count 440 96.49 94.90
99 Missing 16 3.51 5.10

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST
Column: 973-974
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 440 96.49 94.90
99 Missing 16 3.51 5.10

     

 
 

Label: NEBULIZER BETA 2 AGONIST LONG ACTING
Column: 975-976
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 440 96.49 94.90
99 Missing 16 3.51 5.10

     

 
 

Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 977
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 Does [he/she] use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): WHEN ATTACK
Column: 978
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP04_1
Prologue:
Description: Q8.14 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] when [he/she] had an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 4 40.00 89.84
2 No 6 60.00 10.16
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Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): BEFORE EXERCISING
Column: 979
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP05_1
Prologue:
Description: Q8.15 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] before exercising?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 3 30.00 82.86
2 No 7 70.00 17.14
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Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): REGULAR SCHEDULE
Column: 980
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP06_1
Prologue:
Description: Q8.16 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] on a regular schedule every day?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 9 90.00 98.52
2 No 1 10.00 1.48
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Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): TIMES PER DAY/WEEK
Column: 981-983
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP08_1
Prologue:
Description: Q8.18 How many times per day or per week does [he/she] use [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
301 - 399 Days 10 100.00 100.00
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Label: ADVAIR (+ A. DISKUS): NUMBER OF CANISTERS
Column: 984-985
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP10_1
Prologue:
Description: Q8.19 How many canisters of this inhaler has [he/she] used in the past 3 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 986
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP03_2
Prologue: A spacer is a small attachment for an inhaler that makes it easier to use.
Description: Q8.13 Does [he/she] use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: WHEN ATTACK
Column: 987
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP04_2
Prologue:
Description: Q8.14 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] when [he/she] had an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: BEFORE EXERCISING
Column: 988
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP05_2
Prologue:
Description: Q8.15 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] before exercising?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: REGULAR SCHEDULE
Column: 989
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP06_2
Prologue:
Description: Q8.16 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] on a regular schedule every day?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: TIMES PER DAY/WEEK
Column: 990-992
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP08_2
Prologue:
Description: Q8.18 How many times per day or per week does [he/she] use [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: AEROBID: NUMBER OF CANISTERS
Column: 993-994
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP10_2
Prologue:
Description: Q8.19 How many canisters of this inhaler has [he/she] used in the past 3 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 995
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP03_3
Prologue: A spacer is a small attachment for an inhaler that makes it easier to use.
Description: Q8.13 Does [he/she] use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 51 58.62 56.73
2 No 34 39.08 41.49
3 Medication is a dry powder inhaler or disk inhaler, not a canister inhaler 1 1.15 0.93
7 Donīt know 1 1.15 0.85
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): WHEN ATTACK
Column: 996
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP04_3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.14 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] when [he/she] had an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 74 85.06 91.74
2 No 3 3.45 0.83
3 No attack in past 3 months 10 11.49 7.44
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): BEFORE EXERCISING
Column: 997
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP05_3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.15 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] before exercising?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 45 51.72 49.13
2 No 40 45.98 48.48
3 Didn’t exercise in past 3 months 1 1.15 2.02
7 Donīt know 1 1.15 0.37
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): REGULAR SCHEDULE
Column: 998
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP06_3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.16 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] on a regular schedule every day?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 Yes 18 20.69 23.15
2 No 69 79.31 76.85
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): TIMES PER DAY/WEEK
Column: 999-1001
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP08_3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.18 How many times per day or per week does [he/she] use [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
301 - 399 Days 29 33.33 34.86
401 - 499 Weeks 28 32.18 28.51
555 Never 1 1.15 0.90
666 Less often than once a week 24 27.59 29.83
777 Donīt know/Not sure 5 5.75 5.90
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Label: ALBUTEROL (+ A. SULFATE OR SALBUTAMOL): NUMBER OF CANISTERS
Column: 1002-1003
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP10_3
Prologue:
Description: Q8.19 How many canisters of this inhaler has [he/she] used in the past 3 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
1 - 76 01-76 canisters 56 64.37 55.08
77 Donīt know 6 6.90 8.00
88 None 25 28.74 36.92
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Label: ALUPENT: WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 1004
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP03_4
Prologue: A spacer is a small attachment for an inhaler that makes it easier to use.
Description: Q8.13 Does [he/she] use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALUPENT: WHEN ATTACK
Column: 1005
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP04_4
Prologue:
Description: Q8.14 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] when [he/she] had an asthma episode or attack?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALUPENT: BEFORE EXERCISING
Column: 1006
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP05_4
Prologue:
Description: Q8.15 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] before exercising?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALUPENT: REGULAR SCHEDULE
Column: 1007
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP06_4
Prologue:
Description: Q8.16 In the past 3 months, did [he/she] take [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES] on a regular schedule every day?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALUPENT: TIMES PER DAY/WEEK
Column: 1008-1010
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP08_4
Prologue:
Description: Q8.18 How many times per day or per week does [he/she] use [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ALUPENT: NUMBER OF CANISTERS
Column: 1011-1012
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP10_4
Prologue:
Description: Q8.19 How many canisters of this inhaler has [he/she] used in the past 3 months?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage Weighted Percentage
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Label: ATROVENT: WHETHER SPACER USED
Column: 1013
Type of Variable: NUM
SAS Variable Name: ILP03_5
Prologue: A spacer is a small attachment for an inhaler that makes it easier to use.
Description: Q8.13 Does [he/she] use a spacer with [MEDICINE FROM INH_MEDS SERIES]?
Value Value Label Frequency Percentage