Danish registers on aspects of reproduction

Lene Tølbøll Blenstrup, Lisbeth B. Knudsen

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Introduction: The establishing of three Danish population based registers, namely the Fertility Database, the Register of Legally Induced Abortions and the In Vitro Fertilisation register aimed at providing data for surveying of reproductive outcome. Content: The registers include information on births, abortions and assisted reproduction as well as selected characteristics of the women (and men) involved. Validity and Coverage: Both the validity and coverage of each register is considered of high quality. Conclusions: These registers provide, both individually and in combination, unique opportunities for undertaking detailed and comprehensive research in the field of reproduction.
TidsskriftScandinavian Journal of Public Health
Udgave nummer7 suppl
Sider (fra-til)79-82
Antal sider4
StatusUdgivet - 2011