Inter-birth intervals

Measure DescriptionSource of measure JHU Medical Chart Review Form
Mode of administration Parent interview
Age range for use0-36 mos
Domains Assessed
Related Measures
BurdenTraining needed to administerStaff need to be thoroughly trained on medical terminology, chart review procedures at the hospital, identifying relevant information, and documenting data accurately on the form. Staff should complete reviews with a supervisor until fully trained. ( ~ 10 hours)
Minutes to complete ~10 for birth interval questions
# of items
Adaptation for AIAN useAdapted
Developer allows adaptation?
Used with AIAN populations? Yes
AIAN: Cronbach's alpha rangeNA
AIAN: Evidence of validityNA
Other populations: Cronbach's alpha rangeNA
Other populations: Evidence of validityNA
SourceDeveloperJohns Hopkins University Center for American Indian Health
SummaryComments about sensitivity to change
General remarksA measure developed by JHU extracted from medical chart review forms by assessing length between pregnancies