Collected Dataset / EPICure 1 Perinatal CRF Dataset

EPICure 1 Perinatal CRF Dataset

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Associated study

Acronym EPICure
Name EPICure
Study design Cohort
Number of very preterm (VPT) and/or very low birthweight (VLBW) births included in cohort (live & still births) 4004
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland


EPICure Cohort

All extremely preterm births at or before 25 weeks of gestation in all 276 maternity units in the whole of the UK and Ireland from 1st March 1995 to 31st December 1995.

Data Collection Event

Perinatal Assessment

Data were collected on maternal characteristics, maternal health and obstetric history, pregnancy complications, use of antenatal steroids, labour, delivery, infant characteristics at birth, respiratory support, neonatal morbidity, selected neonatal procedures and medical treatments, neonatal outcomes such as survival, timing of death or discharge from neonatal unit, and follow on care.