LS variable metadata
Variable: MLC8C3BM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Multiple causes of stillbirth, alpha code for 3rd cause birth to sample mother
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Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 2 Alpha code for 3rd multiple cause of death code, ICD8. See MLC8C1BM for more information.
Former name of variable: MLCAC3DBM, MLCACnDBM, MLCACNBM,MLCAC3BM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: To: 19810405 
Keyword: Mortality
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Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1
Reference 1: See LS Technical Volume (Hattersley and Creeser, 1995), page 342 (stillbirth registration draft entry form), page 25 and pp. 95-96 (general details), pp. 99-101 and page 103 (comparability), page 108 and pp. 125-136 (data quality).