Dataset for: Using the Mothers Object Relations Scale for early childhood development research in rural India - codebook

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Data description

An anonymised dataset and support files associated with the SPRING-ELS substudy of the SPRING cluster randomised controlled trial ( The dataset contains information collected from 1,273 children who were enrolled in the substudy. These children were assessed using the Mother’s Object Relations Scale and the HOME Inventory (Infant/Toddler edition) at 12 months of age, and again at 18-months using the Bayley Scales of Infant Development – III. The dataset contains an anonymised participant ID number, cluster codes, trial arm allocation, and the scores for each child.

SPRING-ELS_dataset codebook

Each row refers to one child as follows

Variable Name Variable label Variable type Answer code Answer labels
ID Participant ID number (non-linked) Numeric 1 - 1273  
ClusterCode Cluster code ID (random assigned) Numeric 1 - 26  
TrialArm Trial arm. Blinded until SPRING trial results published Numeric    
      0 Trial intervention
      1 Control arm
MORSwarmth MORS-SF Warmth subscale score Numeric    
MORSinvasion MORS-SF Invasion subscale score Numeric    
totalhome HOME-IT total score Numeric    
motor_comp Bayley Scales of Infant Development 3rd edition: Motor scale composite score Numeric    
lang_comp Bayley Scales of Infant Development 3rd edition: Language scale composite score Numeric    
cog_comp Bayley Scales of Infant Development 3rd edition: Cognition scale composite score Numeric