Cover: Medical History Questionnaire Series

Medical History Questionnaire Series

Volume 3: Codebooks for Children at Enrollment and Exit

Published 1986

by Carol A. Edwards, A. M. Bell, Deborah L. Wesley, Liza Y. Weissler, M. M. Nelsen


Download eBook for Free

FormatFile SizeNotes
PDF file 7.9 MB

Use Adobe Acrobat Reader version 10 or higher for the best experience.


Purchase Print Copy

 Format Price
Add to Cart Paperback439 pages $80.00

The codebooks in this volume describe the contents of six data files from the Health Insurance Experiment, a large social experiment conducted by The RAND Corporation from 1974 to 1982 in six sites across the United States. This volume documents files in the medical history questionnaire series, a series of survey instruments that gathered self-reported health status and health satisfaction data primarily from insured participants in the experiment. It contains the codebooks for the child enrollment and exit Form A and Form B files, which consist of identifying variables for each participant and question variables from the various enrollment and exit medical history questionnaires. Form A measured health habits, perceptions, and attitudes; Form B measured specific health status.

This report is part of the RAND note series. The note was a product of RAND from 1979 to 1993 that reported other outputs of sponsored research for general distribution.

This document and trademark(s) contained herein are protected by law. This representation of RAND intellectual property is provided for noncommercial use only. Unauthorized posting of this publication online is prohibited; linking directly to this product page is encouraged. Permission is required from RAND to reproduce, or reuse in another form, any of its research documents for commercial purposes. For information on reprint and reuse permissions, please visit

RAND is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.