Dataset

NHS England: HES, Deliveries by length of gestation and method of onset of labour 2007-08

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Comparison of gestation length for each method used to induce (initiate) labour and method used to deliver a baby. Gestation refers to the number of completed weeks of gestation according to the World Health Organization definition, which specifies time from the first day of the last menstrual period.

Import source: COSPREAD-cospread-2010-01-18.csv
Taxonomy url: http://www.hesonline.nhs.uk/Ease/servlet/ContentServer?siteID=1937&categoryID=332
External reference: NHS-IC-0403
National statistic: yes
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: n/a
Date released: 2008
Agency: NHS Information Centre for health and social care
Precision: to one decimal place
Department: Department of Health
Date updated: n/a