Instrument Variable Name: VSLSPDG
What diagnoses or reasons were you told caused your speech problems?
*Enter all that apply, separate with commas.
01 Hearing loss or deafness
02 Developmental speech sound disorder (phonological, articulatory, dyspraxia)
03 Cerebral palsy
04 Cleft lip/palate, cranial-facial anomaly (structural cause)
05 Head/neck injury
07 Cancer anywhere in the head, neck, or throat
08 Neurological cause/dysarthria (Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ALS, multiple sclerosis, dementia, etc.)
09 Prescription medication or drugs
UniverseText: Sample adults 18+ who have ever had a diagnosis for a speech problem that lasted a week or longer
(1-10,R,D) [cycle through VSLLGDG if applicable]; then if VSLVYR=1 or VSLSWYR=1 or VSLSPYR=1 or VSLLGYR=1 [goto VSLVDYS, VSLSWDYS, VSLSPDYS, VSLLGDYS series]; else [goto VSLINTYR]