ASTHCANGT3RD reports if the person used more than three quick relief prescription inhaler canisters for their asthma in the past 3 months. Persons who are in scope in round 5 of the panel in relative year 2 or round 3 of the panel in relative year 1, who reported ever being diagnosed with asthma, and who indicated they still had asthma or had an episode/attack of asthma in the past 12 months answered additional questions about asthma medication and peak flow meters. Those who indicated they used a quick relief inhaler in the past 3 months answered ASTHCANGT3RD.
Codes and Frequencies
- 2003-2016: Persons who are in scope in round 5 of panel in relative year 2 or round 3 of panel in relative year 1 and were ever diagnosed with asthma and still have asthma or who reported an asthma episode in the past 12 months.
- 2003-2016 : PERWEIGHT