TABLE 1

Participating Countries and Regions in the EPICE Project

European CountryParticipating Region(s)
DenmarkEastern region
BelgiumFlanders
FranceBurgundya
Ile-de-France
Northern region
GermanyHesse
Saarlanda
ItalyEmilia-Romagna
Lazio
Marchea
NetherlandsCentral and Eastern regions
PolandWielkopolska
PortugalLisbon
Northern region
SwedenStockholm county
EstoniaEntire country
United KingdomEast Midlands
Yorkshire and Humber
Northern region
  • a Less than 150 VPT births in the study period.