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France – Toulouse

Childhood Disabilities Register of the Haute-Garonne County (RHE 31)
(Registre des Handicaps de l’Enfant en Haute-Garonne-RHE31)


Year CP register established: 1998
Year 1st birth cohort registered: 1986
Geographic area covered: Haute-Garonne County (2% of France)
Adverse health event or disability registered:

Population in the area: 1,306,125 inhabitants (2015)
Number of CP cases / year: avg. 23
Number of live births / year: approx. 16,000
Principal data sources: medical files from University hospital stays, institute for the allocation of special education and of financial aid for disabled persons, medical records from neonatal and neuropediatrics units of the University Hospital.

Administrative information

Address of the register:
Registre des handicaps de l’enfant de la Haute-Garonne. INSERM U1027, Hôpital Paule de Viguier, 330 avenue de Grande-Bretagne, TSA 70034, 31059 Toulouse cedex 9, FRANCE
Name, speciality of the scientific professional in charge:

Catherine Arnaud, MD PHD, Public Health and Epidemiology
SCPE center code: C02