LS variable metadata
Variable: MEDENQBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Medical Enquiry status indicator.
Full description: The codes in this field indicate the processing status of a Medical Enquiry (ME). The field is multiply occurring and pairs with the field MEDQIND. For each different Medical Enquiry identified for a stillbirth the applicable code set will be held in MEDENQBM and MEDQINBM. (At present not coded - awaiting ICD10).
Coding notes: 1 = ME identified, not yet produced
2=ME produced
3=ME reply received and used in coding
4=ME reply received and ignored
5=ME reply never received
Units of measurement:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range:  
Keyword: Mortality
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1