Prenatal

Demographics Survey (M1, CV1, CV2, CV3, CV4): This questionnaire asks basic demographic information about the mother including the highest level of school completed, household income, race, and marital status.  This questionnaire was created by CANDLE investigators for the specific purpose of CANDLE data collection.

Maternal Baseline Data Form (M1): This survey contains questions pertaining to the following topics: current pregnancy, OB/GYN history, medical condition history, sexual history, substance abuse history, and medication history.  This questionnaire was created by CANDLE investigators for the specific purpose of CANDLE data collection.

Updates and Complications Form (M3): The updates and complication form is used to systematically collect the medical events and possible pregnancy complications since the 2nd maternal visit. The information coded is based on abstracting data from the medical record by a registered nurse with training in obstetrics.  This questionnaire was created by CANDLE investigators for the specific purpose of CANDLE data collection.

Labor and Delivery Form (M3): The labor and delivery summary form systematically collects information about the course of the labor and delivery.  The information coded is based on abstracting data from the medical record by a registered nurse with training in obstetrics.  It includes information such as the admission and discharge dates, the type of labor, the amount gained during pregnancy, the delivery classification, the type of birth, and how much blood was lost. This questionnaire was created by CANDLE investigators for the specific purpose of CANDLE data collection.

Neonatal Summary Form (M3): The neonatal summary form is used to systematically collect information on the birth of the CANDLE child and medical care until discharge from the hospital. The information coded is based on abstracting data from the medical record by a registered nurse with training in obstetrics.  It includes information such as the baby’s sex, length, birth weight, head circumference, APGAR scores, any congenital malformation, and discharge information. This questionnaire was created by CANDLE investigators for the specific purpose of CANDLE data collection.