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Assessing quality of NHS Numbers for Babies data and providing gestational age statistics.

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This paper investigates the quality of information in the National Health Service (NHS) Numbers for Babies (NN4B) dataset and provides statistics on gestational age at birth in relation to live/stillbirth status, multiple birth status, age of mother, babies' sex, and birthweight. Gestational age information is not recorded at the registration of live births and the NN4B system provides the opportunity to access this information for all live and stillbirths in England and Wales. All NN4B recor...

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Journal:
Health statistics quarterly / Office for National Statistics
Issue:
37
Pages:
15-23
Publication date:
2008-01-01
EISSN:
2040-1574
ISSN:
1465-1645
Source identifiers:
328935
Language:
English
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pubs:328935
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uuid:6b508136-b571-4e39-9957-02569847275e
Local pid:
pubs:328935
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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