Study Description

Title

Obstetrics

Principal Investigator

Professor Cyrus Cooper

Publisher

MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton

Abstract

Anthropometric data were collected from the babies within 4 days of birth. Information about the pregnancy and labour was abstracted from the maternal medical notes.

Study website: https://www.mrc.soton.ac.uk/sws/

LifeStage

Pregnancy, birth and infancy

LifeStageDescription

Pregnancy - 1 year

Coverage

Date
December1998 - December2007
Geographical Coverage Description

All participants were born and remain resident in the county of Hertfordshire.

Highest Level
County
Lowest Level
Postcode
Country
GB-ENG

Funding

Data

Kinds of Data
Survey Data, Demographic Data, Measurement Data, Biosample Data
Analysis Unit
Individual

Obstetric Form

Name

sws_3_clinic

Label

Obstetric Form

Instruments
Data Collection Date
December1998 - December2007
Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face paper and pencil interviewing.

Mode of Data Collection

Assessment of physical properties of living being, objects, materials, or natural phenomena. This includes medical and geographic data.

Mode of Data Collection

Collecting and assembling data from multiple, often heterogeneous sources that have one or more reference points in common, and at least one of the sources was originally produced for other purposes.

Extra

CLOSER High Level Groups