Protocol - Ovulation History
These self-administered questions ask about menstruation and pregnancy history. Female respondents are asked about age at first menstruation, onset and cause of menopause, and pregnancy history and outcomes.
These questions should only be asked of women.
1. Age at First Menstrual Period:
2. Have you had a menstrual period within the last year?
[ ] Yes
[ ] No → Age at last menstrual period:
3. Cause of Menopause:
[ ] natural
[ ] chemotherapy, medication induced
[ ] surgery on reproductive organs
[ ] other:
4. Have you ever been pregnant?
[ ] Yes
[ ] No
Date of End of Preg.
Months of breast feeding
5. Age at first birth:
Personnel and Training Required
|Specialized requirements for biospecimen collection||No|
|Average time of greater than 15 minutes in an unaffected individual||No|
Mode of Administration
Women, ages 18 years old and above
Ovulation history is associated with some female cancers. The Working Group selected this protocol because it includes major reproductive landmarks relevant to female reproductive cancers. A substantial amount of information is gathered in a short protocol.
|caDSR Common Data Elements (CDE)||Person Ovulation History Text||2961271||CDE Browser|
|Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC)||Ovulation hx proto||62567-3||LOINC|
|Human Phenotype Ontology||Neoplasm||HP:0002664||HPO|
Process and Review
Protocol Name from Source
University of Pennsylvania, Cancer Risk Evaluation Program, Health History Questionnaire, 9/2006
SourceUniversity of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center, Cancer Risk Evaluation Program, Health History Questionnaire 9/2006, page 7.
|Variable Name||Variable ID||Variable Description||dbGaP Mapping|
|PX070501040205||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040305||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040405||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040505||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040605||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040705||Months of breast feeding?||N/A|
|PX070501040100||Have you ever been pregnant?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501050000||Age at first birth?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501030000||Cause of Menopause?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501030100||Cause of Menopause?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501010000||Age at First Menstrual Period?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501020200||Age at last menstrual period?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501020100||Have you had a menstrual period within the more||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501040201||Date of End of Preg?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501040301||Date of End of Preg?||N/A|
|PX070501040401||Date of End of Preg?||N/A|
|PX070501040501||Date of End of Preg?||N/A|
|PX070501040601||Date of End of Preg?||N/A|
|PX070501040701||Date of End of Preg?||N/A|
|PX070501040202||Outcome of Pregnancy?||Variable Mapping|
|PX070501040302||Outcome of Pregnancy?||N/A|
|PX070501040402||Outcome of Pregnancy?||N/A|
|PX070501040502||Outcome of Pregnancy?||N/A|
|PX070501040602||Outcome of Pregnancy?||N/A|
|PX070501040702||Outcome of Pregnancy?||N/A|
|PX070501040203||Number of birth?||N/A|
|PX070501040303||Number of birth?||N/A|
|PX070501040403||Number of birth?||N/A|
|PX070501040503||Number of birth?||N/A|
|PX070501040603||Number of birth?||N/A|
|PX070501040703||Number of birth?||N/A|
December 30, 2009
Measure to assess ovulation history, including pregnancy and breast-feeding history
The purpose of this measure is to assess a woman's ovulation history, including pregnancy and breast-feeding history. It is important to measure because of the association between ovulation history and some female cancers.
cancer, ovulation, menstruation, pregnancy history, risk, breast feeding, Cancer Risk Evaluation Program (CREP)
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