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The Cerebral Palsy Register of Norway
(Cerebral pareseregisteret i Norge)

 

Year CP register established: 2006
Year 1st birth cohort registered: 1996
(previous CP register from Norwegian Institute of Public Health 1986-1995)
Geographic area covered: Norway (100%)
Adverse health event or disability registered: Cerebral palsy
Population in the area: 5,100,000 inhabitants (2015)
Number of cases / year: avg. 160
Number of live births / year: avg. 58,000
Principal data sources: Habilitation and paediatric departments nationwide, The Cerebral Palsy Follow-Up Program (CPOP), Medical Birth Registry of Norway (MFR) and The Norwegian Patient Register (NPR) 

Administrative information

Address of the register:
Vestfold Hospital Trust, CP-register, PB 2168, 3103 Tønsberg, Norway
Name, speciality of the scientific professional in charge:

Guro L. Andersen, MD, PhD and Sandra Julsen Hollung, MSc
SCPE center code: C15
Contact information: cprn@siv.no
Related links: www.siv.no/cprn