Birth Data Linkage Project - Stage 2

This page describes the second stage of the City University Birth Data Linkage Project.

Stage 2: Linkage of birth registration data and NHS Numbers for Babies (NN4B) dataset with HES data (England) and PEDW data (Wales)

Paper 8

Dattani N, Datta-Nemdharry P, Macfarlane A (2011). Linking maternity data for England, 2005-06: methods and data quality. Health Statistics Quarterly 2011; 49: 53-76. http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/hsq/health-statistics-quarterly/spring-2011/linking-maternity-data-for-england--2005-06--methods-and-data-quality.pdf

Paper 9

Dattani N, Datta-Nemdharry P, Macfarlane A (2012) Linking maternity data for England, 2007: methods and data quality. Health Statistics Quarterly 2012;  53 : 4-21. http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/hsq/health-statistics-quarterly/no--53--spring-2012/maternity-data-article-download.pdf. Reference tables http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/publications/re-reference-tables.html?edition=tcm%3A77-244764

Paper 10

Datta-Nemdharry P, Dattani N, Macfarlane A, Thomas G (2012) Linking maternity data for Wales 2005-07: methods and data quality., Health Statistics Quarterly 2012; Summer(54):1-24. http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/hsq/health-analysis/linking-maternity-data-for-wales--2005-07--methods-and-data-quality/maternity-data-for-wales-article-download.pdf

Paper 11

Datta-Nemdharry P, Dattani N, Macfarlane AJ. Birth outcomes for African and Caribbean babies in England and Wales: retrospective analysis of routinely collected data. BMJ Open 2012;2:e001088. http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/2/3/e001088.full.pdf

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