For persons with asthma who take prescription medication (ASTHMEDRD), ASTHSTERRD reports if they used steroid inhalers. 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.
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 and take medication for their asthma.
- 2000-2002 : PERWEIGHT