MODE OF DELIVERY

The mode of delivery of a baby.

Format / Length

an1

Permitted Codes

Code Description

9

Mode of delivery not known

1

Emergency caesarian section

2

Elective caesarian section

3

Vaginal - instrument assisted

4

Vaginal - spontaneous

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural DELIVERY METHODS (NATIONAL NEONATAL DATA SET)