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Table 1 Content Structure of Malaysia Verbal Autopsy (VA) Questionnaire

From: Validation of verbal autopsy: determination of cause of deaths in Malaysia 2013

Deaths Below 12 Year-Old Items Deaths Above 12 Year-Old Items
Open Ended Narration 1 Open Ended Narration 1
Background 25 Injury / Accident 5
Maternal History 16 Symptoms Checklist 91
Neonatal Death (Age < 28 days) 48 Question for Female 15
Infant and Child Death 49 Alcohol and Tobacco 9
Health Record 19 History of Chronic Disease 26
   Health Records 15
TOTAL ITEMS 158 TOTAL ITEMS 162
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