Radboud University Medical Center

Department of Geriatric Medicine

SPSS templates

SPSS templates for collecting and storing TOPICS-MDS and Short Form data are available for download (zip). The templates contain all variables with their variable and value labels for baseline (T0) and follow-up (Tx) measurement. They are based on the corresponding codebooks for TOPICS-MDS data collection.


SPSS templates TOPICS-MDS care receiver

Dutch: TOPICS-MDS2017 template zorgvrager

English: TOPICS-MDS2017 template care receiver


SPSS templates TOPICS-MDS caregiver

Dutch: TOPICS-MDS2019 template mantelzorger

English: TOPICS-MDS2019 template caregiver


SPSS templates for the MDS 2017 caregiver, baseline and follow-up: TOPICS-MDS2017 template mantelzorger (Dutch) and TOPICS-MDS2017 template caregiver (English).



SPSS templates TOPICS Short form + casemix (4 variants, Dutch)

Template bij 1. TOPICS Short Form 2017 Baseline

Template bij 2. TOPICS Short Form 2017 + Casemix poliklinisch bezoek

Template bij 3. TOPICS Short Form 2017 + Casemix klinische opname

Template bij 4. TOPICS Short Form 2017 Follow-up


English: SPPS template TOPICS Short Form (baseline, without casemix)


SPSS template I-TOPICS Short form + casemix

Dutch: SPSS template I-TOPICS Short Form