LS variable metadata
Variable: OCFOX8BM
Table: SBSM
Short description: 8th other condition, fifth digit, of foetus stillborn to sample mother (1986-1992).
Full description:  
Coding notes: 1971- 2 Dec 1986: Blank. See ML88XDBM or ML98XDBM 3/12/86 - 31/12/92: Numeric or '-' Range controlled by Cause Control file May be Blank 1993 onwards: Blank - Not applicable. See ICD9P8BM/ICD98FBM
Units of measurement:  
Source: Draft stillbirth entry form 308, question 2.
Former name of variable: OCFOXNBM
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19861203 To: 19921231 
Keyword: Mortality
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).