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Postnatal length of stay in hospital

Data Item category

Health Services - postpartum care

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

METeOR: The length of stay (LOS) of a woman following the birth of her baby, including leave days, measured in days.

Additional information

This item is calculated in S/T PDC for reporting to the NPDC but is not a discrete item in those collections.

Related items

Discharge date; Antenatal - Antenatal length of stay in hospital

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