In the past 12 months, how often have you used any tobacco product (for example, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe, or smokeless tobacco)?
Common Data Elements
|CDE Long Name
|TAPS Tool - Interviewer Version Past Year Frequency Any Tobacco Use TAPS Time Frequency 5 Point Scale
|An instrument designed to screen and assess adult primary care patients for tobacco, alcohol, prescription drug, and drug use and problems related to their use._A period of time consisting of the 12 months before the present._A question about how often an individual uses or used any tobacco product._An ordered reference standard related to the use of tobacco, alcohol, or prescription medication within a period of time.
|Daily or Almost Daily
|Daily or Almost Daily Response
|A subjective response that something happens daily or almost daily.
|Less than Monthly
|Less than once per month
|An event that occurs less frequently than once a month.
|Not ever; at no time in the past (or future).