ASTHMEDRD reports if the person with asthma (ASTHMARD) took any prescription medications. 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 took prescription medication answered questions about steroid inhalers.
Codes and Frequencies
- 2000-2002: 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.
- 2000-2002 : PERWEIGHT