tblDELIVERY_CHILD - Delivery information related to the child(ren)

holds delivery information related to the child

Core Fields

Note: Fields marked bold form the unique identifier for a record of the table.
Field name
Character (or numeric if possible)
Patient ID of pregnant woman (mother of the child)
Date of rupture of membranes
Character (or numeric if possible)
Patient ID of the child (If child is not enrolled into care at a Center, enter mother's ID with dashed numeric Suffix such as [MOTHER_ID]-1, [MOTHER_ID]-2, etc. here)


  • 0 = No
  • 1 = Yes
  • 9 = Unknown
Is child enrolled into care at a center / an IeDEA site?
If multiple births, indicate number (1=first born)
Date of delivery
optional precision annotation for date of delivery DELIV_D
Time of delivery


  • 1=Vaginally, spontaneous
  • 2=Vaginally, forceps
  • 3=Vaginally, vacuum
  • 4=Vaginally, assisted (not further specified)
  • 5=Vaginally, unknown
  • 10= Cesarean section, primary/elective (before onset of labour and rupture of membrane)
  • 11=Cesarean section, Secondary
  • 12=Cesarean section (not further specified)
Mode of delivery
Duration of labour in hours (from cervical dilatation (>=3 cm) until delivery)


  • 0 = No
  • 1 = Yes
  • 9 = Unknown
Was the child born from a breech presentation?

QA Checks

TableCrosstableError CodeDescriptionStudy specificHICDEP?
AllTablesCrossTableATC001any date in database after DEATH_D in tblLTFU Yes
AllTablesCrossTableATC002any date in database after DROP_D in tblLTFU Yes
AllTablesCrossTableATC003any date in database before BIRTH_D in tblBAS Yes
AllTablesCrossTableATC004any date in database in the future Yes
AllTablesCrossTableATC005patients submitted previously who have been missed out Yes
AllTablesCrossTableATC006Any fields not coded as coding lists on table definition Yes