You are viewing the site in preview mode

Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 8 Quality of care received during antenatal care for both cases and controls

From: Birth attendance and magnitude of obstetric complications in Western Kenya: a retrospective case–control study

How many times did you seek ANC this last pregnancy Cases Controls p-value
N = 281 (%) N = 272 (%)
None 1 0.4 4 1.5 0.236
Once 13 4.6 12 4.4 0.903
Twice 25 8.9 37 13.6 0.08
Three times 68 24.2 63 23.2 0.774
Four times 67 23.8 67 24.6 0.829
Five and above 107 38.1 89 32.8 0.186
Did the provider discuss your birth plan during the ANC visits? N = 291 (%) N = 287 (%)  
Yes 157 54.1 157 55.1 0.578
If yes, Did you prepare individual birth plan? 145 49.8 140 48.8 0.795
During your previous ANC visits, did the Provider give you iron pills? 232 79.7 216 75.3 0.199
During the ANC visits, did the Provider give you anti-malarial pills? 258 88.7 252 87.8 0.837
During ANC, did the provider ask if you had received tetanus toxoid? 244 83.8 235 81.9 0.516
Did the provider inform you of your Expected date of delivery? 248 85.2 242 84.3 0.557
While preparing your birth plan, did you involve other persons? 214 73.5 201 70.0 0.457
IF YES, who IN PARTICULAR did you involve in making/preparing your individual birth plan? N = 214 (%) N = 201 (%)  
Father of baby 130 60.7 113 56.2 0.313
Sister 10 4.7 7 3.5 0.520
Mother-in-law 49 22.9 40 19.9 0.486
Mother 16 7.5 31 15.4 0.001
Other (Auntie, friend, etc.) 10 4.7 11 5.4 0.707
During the antenatal visits did the provider…? N = 291 (%) N = 286 (%)  
Check your blood pressure 243 83.5 247 86.4 0.337
Perform abdominal examination 281 96.6 275 96.2 0.793
Discuss blood levels (anaemia) 260 89.3 251 87.8 0.534
Listen to the baby's heartbeat 277 95.2 274 95.8 0.722
Discuss the need for an HIV test/HIV status 261 89.7 247 86.4 0.218
Were you referred to a health facility before or after delivery? 123 42.3 54 18.9 0.000
Have you experienced abnormal leakage of urine since your last delivery? 57 19.6 59 20.6 0.598
ANC: Antenatal care