LS variable metadata
Variable: POSTMTBM
Table: SBSM
Short description: Postmortem indicator. Still birth to sample mother.
Full description: When a post mortem has been held the Registration Service Software or BAD System field (PM) will contain a `T' (True) which is loaded as 1 onto M204. Nothing will be present when no post mortem has been held.
Coding notes: 1993 onwards:
1= Postmortem carried out
space=No Post mortem
Units of measurement:  
Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Mortality
Comparable variables for other individuals:  
Comparable variables for other times:  
Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 1