LS variable metadata
Variable: MLC9C1BM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Multiple causes of stillbirth, alpha code for 1st cause - birth to sample mother
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971-1981:
Blank - not applicable. See MLC8C1BM.
1981 - 2 Dec 1986:
A, B, C, Z, '-', ' ' See Events Appendix 3.
3 Dec 1986 - 31 Dec 1992:
Blank - not applicable. See OCFOX1BM/ OCMOX1BM/ OTFO1BM/ OTYMO1BM
1993 onwards:
Blank - not applicable. See ICD9P1BM/ ICD91FBM.
Notes:  
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft entry for stillbirths (Form 308): Question 2.
Former name of variable: MLCAC1DBM, MLCACnDBM, MLCACNBM, MLCAC1BM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Subject:  
Date range: From: 19861203 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
Classification:  
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
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).
Reference 2: Events Appendix 3