Collected Dataset / EST 02-03 Perinatal Dataset

EST 02-03 Perinatal Dataset

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Associated study

Acronym EST 2002-2003
Name EST 2002-2003 ELBWI, <29GW at 5y
Study design Cohort
Number of very preterm (VPT) and/or very low birthweight (VLBW) births included in cohort (live & still births) 80
  • Estonia


EST 2002-2003 Cohort

Population based cohort consisting of all live births <1000g, <29 weeks of gestational age in maternity units within Estonia registered in Estonian Medical Birth register.

Data Collection Event

Perinatal Assessment

Information was collected retrospectively from hospital records for 68 variables related to pregnancy risk factors, delivery, infant condition at birth, mortality, short-term neonatal morbidity, selected neonatal procedures, and length of hospital stay. The Estonian Medical Birth Register was used to obtain the number of births and the number of VPT stillbirths, and to verify that all live-born VLGA infants were accounted for.