National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHANES 2017-2018 Brochures and Consent Documents

These brochures and consent documents are part of the protocol for the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics.


Brochures listed below were designed to help participants understand the NHANES survey and testing.

Brochure Name Document
How NHANES Keeps Your Information Strictly Confidential [PDF - 68 KB]
NHANES Overview [PDF - 1.02 MB]

Consent Documents

Consent Document Name Document
Household Interview Consent [PDF - 36 KB]
Specimen Storage and Continuing Studies Consent [PDF - 37 KB]

Examination Consent

Consent Document Name Document
Adult Consent Brochure [PDF - 6.85 MB]
Adult Consent Form [PDF - 33 KB]
Child Assent Brochure [PDF - 1.23 MB]
Child Assent Form [PDF - 11 KB]

Health Measurements

Document Name Document
Health Measurements List [PDF - 285 KB]