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Listed below are the details for the data element.

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Element Type
Common Data Element
CAGE Substance Abuse Screening Tool Questionnaire - Total score
CAGETotalScore
Short Description
Total score of all questions in the CAGE Substance Abuse Screening Tool Questionnaire.
Definition
Total score of all questions in the CAGE Substance Abuse Screening Tool Questionnaire.
 

Biomedical Terminologies and Standards

Notes
Creation Date
Historical Notes
References
JA Ewing, Detecting Alcoholism: The CAGE Questionaireý JAMA 252: 1905-1907, 1984.

Data Type
Numeric Values
Input Restrictions
Free-Form Entry
Minimum Value
0
Maximum Value
4
Population
Adult
Guidelines/Instructions
Item responses on the CAGE are scored 0 or 1, with a higher score an indication of alcohol problems. A total score of 2 or greater is considered clinically significant.
Preferred Question Text
Total Score
Category Groups and Classifications
DiseaseDomainSub-Domain
General (For all diseases) Participant/Subject History and Family History General Health History

Classification

General (For all diseases) :
Supplemental
Keywords
CAGE
Labels
Effective Date
Until Date
Last Change Date
2015-08-26
See Also
Submitting Organization Name
CTDB, NICHD
Submitting Contact Name
Patricia Pullen
Submitting Contact Information
battuelp@mail.nih.gov
Steward Organization Name
NIH/NINDS
Steward Contact Name
NINDSCDE
Steward Contact Information
NINDSCDE@emmes.com
NINDS ID

Change History