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Table 1 Intended variables for data collection

From: Understanding the impact of five major determinants of health (genetics, biology, behavior, psychology, society/environment) on type 2 diabetes in U.S. Hispanic/Latino families: Mil Familias - a cohort study

VariableEncounter and/or Intended Tool or Method (Ref.)1 – Adult with diabetes2 – Adult w/o diabetes3 – Child with diabetes4 – Child w/o diabetes
CHILDREN/YOUTH VARIABLES FOR ALL 5 DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH
All variables in minorsNSCH: National Survey Children’s Health [13]ParPar
GENETIC INFLUENCES
 Biobank samples
  BloodPlasma, serum, buffy coat collected via venous drawYesYesOptOpt
  Epithelial cellsCollected via cheek swabYesYesOptOpt
  Saliva2 ml saliva into vial collected via spitting into a cupYesYesOptOpt
  MicrobiomeStool sample collected at home and mailed to labOptOptOptOpt
 BIOLOGICAL INFLUENCES
  Family medical historyHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYesParPar
Physiological markers
  HbA1cBlood draw and fingerstickYesYesOptOpt
  Metabolic panelBlood draw and urinalysisYesYesOptOpt
  Lipid panelBlood drawYesYesOptOpt
 Vital signs
  Body mass index (BMI)HPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYesYesYes
  Waist circumferenceHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYesYesYes
  Blood pressureHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYesYes
  Heart rate and rhythmHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Foot screeningHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Date of last dental examHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYesParPar
  Date of last eye examHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesPar
  Neuropathy (Y/N)HPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesPar
  Retinopathy (Y/N)HPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesPar
 History
  Medical historyMedical history, including date of diabetes diagnosisYesYesParPar
  Medication historyMedical history and visual inspection of medicationsYesYesParPar
  Most recent flu shotIntro. InterviewYesYesParPar
  DM-related foot diseaseQ-DFD: Quest. for Diabetes-Related Foot Disease [14]Yes
 Women only
  Menopausal statusHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Pregnancy statusHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Number of childrenHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Birthweights of childrenHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Type 1 DM in childrenHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
  Gestational DMHPA: Health Promotion AssessmentYesYes
PSYCHOLOGICAL INFLUENCES
Quality of lifeSF-12: Health Survey Short Form [15]YesYes
Adverse childhood eventsACES: Adverse Childhood Events Questionnaire [16]YesYes
DepressionPHQ-9: Patient Health Questionnaire [17]YesYes
Ethnic discriminationPEDQ-CV: Perceived Ethnic Discrimination Quest [18].YesYes
SpiritualityFACIT-Sp-12: Spiritual Well-Being Scale [19]YesYes
Diabetes risk perceptionRPS-DD: Risk Perception Survey-Developing Diabetes [20]Yes
  1. Abbreviations: DM Diabetes mellitus, HbA1c Hemoglobin A1c, Intro Introductory, Opt Optional, Par Participant