Title

1952 (aged 6 years)

Principal Investigator

James Douglas

Publisher

London School of Economics

Abstract

School nurses and health visitors interviewed mothers at home and school doctors undertook a medical examination of the child. Maternal reports of hospital admissions were also checked with hospital records. Topics covered included: accidents, illnesses, hospital admissions, bladder and bowel training, habits, sleep and play, the dwelling, the household, the mother's work, subsequent pregnancies, separation from the mother, education of the father and mother, and the occupation of the present husband.

LifeStage

Childhood

LifeStageDescription

5 - 12 years

Time

Date
April1952

Geography

Highest Level
Country
Country
GB-ENG
Country
GB-WLS
Country
GB-SCT
Kinds of Data
Survey Data, Demographic Data, Measurement Data, Administrative Data
Analysis Unit
Individual
Metadata Packages