|Dataset Title||Wright Low Birthweight Dataset ( wright_lowbw.dta )|
|Acknowledgment||Please cite the appropriate contributors/authors/contacts when using or adapting these materials.|
|Description of Source|| This dataset, in a more condensed form, came from Stata\x92s website by using the command \x93use http://www.stata-press.com/dta/48/binreg\x94. It can be found in Wacholder (1986), who got it from Wright et al. (1983).|
Wacholder S (1986). Binomial regression in GLIM: estimating risk ratios and risk differences. Am J Epidemiol 123:174-184.
Wright JT, Waterson EJ, Barrison PJ, et al. (1983). Alcohol consumption, pregnancy and low birthweight. Lancet 1:663-665.
|Description of Dataset||The dataset concerns 900 birthweight outcomes and risk factors attributable to the mother.|
|Codebook|| Variable Labels|
lowbw low birthweight delivery
alc mother\x92s alcohol drinking frequency
1=Light, 2=Moderate, 3=Heavy
smo mother smoked
soc mother\x92s social status
1=I and II (lower), 2=III (middle), 3=IV and V (upper)
|See Also||Appendix 1 - : Stoddard GJ. Biostatistics and Epidemiology Using Stata [unpublished manuscript] University of Utah School of Medicine, 2009.|
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