Stress

Acronym(s): STRESS; QE

Description: The STRESS section measures how often people have feelings and behaviors that might indicate stress, anxiety, and depression. The first part of the questionnaire is based on the Global Perceived Stress Scale, an 8-item self-report measure of perceived chronic stress, originally created for use in the Jackson Heart Study.

Additional Information/References/Data Sources: Record Source(s): Jackson Heart Study; DASS

Instrument Used:
(instruments may vary slightly between survey iterations, below are the survey instruments as they were included in each survey year listed)