On Eating Habits and Nutrition Condition, Quedlinburg, 1985-1989 10th Partial Study: Information on Mother and Child (Birth)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Zentralinstitut für Ernährung der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Bergholz-Rehbrücke
  • Kreiskrankenhaus Quedlinburg
Publication Date
  • Zentralinstitut fuer Ernaehrung der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Bergholz-Rehbruecke Kreiskrankenhaus Quedlinburg (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Childbearing, family planning and abortion
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Information on birth. Topics: Date of birth and sex of child; single/multiple birth; previous number of births; number of stillbirths and born prematurely; births within the last two years; illnesses during pregnancy; last cycle; pregnancy age according to Rothenberg, according to sonogramm, according to Rautenbach; number of maturity points; manner of delivery; placenta weight; placenta diameter; length of umbilical cord; birth weight; weight percentile; body length; length percentile; deformations and illnesses of the new born; fate of the child.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1986 / 1989
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: district hospital Quedlinburg
Sampled Universe
All pregnant women cared for in the district hospital between 1985 and 1989, who gave birth between 1986 to 1989.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Collection Mode
  • Measurement record by nurses
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1027
    Number of Variables: 33
The study is component of a 10-part investigation on eating habits of pregnant women, nursing women and their babys, ZA Study Nos. 6428 to 6437.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6437 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22