Completeness of registration of oral clefts in a medical birth registry: a population-based study.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Epidemiological surveillance and research on birth defects require accurate diagnosis and adequate registration. In this regard, the performance of national birth registries is not well described. METHODS We linked clinical data from all 3,616 cleft cases treated in Norway between 1967 and 1998 with data from the Medical Birth Registry of… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Kubon2007CompletenessOR, title={Completeness of registration of oral clefts in a medical birth registry: a population-based study.}, author={Christer Kubon and {\AA}se Sivertsen and Hallvard Andreas Vindenes and Frank Ellof Abyholm and Allen J Wilcox and Rolv Terje Lie}, journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica}, year={2007}, volume={86 12}, pages={1453-7} }