Cohort profile: 1970 British Birth Cohort (BCS70).

  title={Cohort profile: 1970 British Birth Cohort (BCS70).},
  author={Jane Elliott and Peter Shepherd},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  volume={35 4},
The 1970 British Birth Cohort Study (BCS70) is an ongoing, multidisciplinary, longitudinal study. It takes as its subjects all those currently living in England, Scotland, and Wales who were born in a single week of 1970. To date there have been seven sweeps of the study, including the original birth survey. BCS70 began as the British Births Survey, when data was collected about the births and social circumstances of over 17 000 babies born in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland… CONTINUE READING
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