TitleMaternity ward case registers
DescriptionAll registers are listed chronologically by the mother's date of admission, not the baby's date of birth.

Registers 1-9 give patient's name, age and date of admission, with case notes and temperature charts, details of the birth and baby. All but the first volume are in the form of printed registers, headed 'Ecclesall Infirmary Maternity Ward'.

Registers 10-234 are in the form of printed registers, headed 'Nether Edge Hospital', and include the following information: admission number, date of admission, name, age, address, number of previous labours and miscarriages, date and hour of onset of labour, presentation, duration of labour (3 stages), type of delivery, drugs administered, complications (if any) during or after labour, date and time of birth(s), sex of infant(s), whether born living or dead, weight, whether full term or premature, name of doctor (if called), date of discharge, condition of mother then, condition of child(ren) then, remarks, names of pupil midwives.

All registers are indexed unless otherwise stated.

Registers for May 1927 - July 1935 and December 1986 - March 1987 missing at the time of deposit.
Date1908 - 1991
Extent234 items
AccessConditionsInformation in patient records may be subject to access restrictions under the Data Protection Act, or may be subject to exemptions from the Freedom of Information Act. For further information please refer to a member of staff.
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