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Table 1 Demographics of women receiving ESM-UBT device

From: Safety of a condom uterine balloon tamponade (ESM-UBT) device for uncontrolled primary postpartum hemorrhage among facilities in Kenya and Sierra Leone

  Kenya Sierra Leone Total
Patients (%) 154 (76.6) 47 (23.4) 201
Age, mean (range) 27.1 (16–44) 25.8 (16–41) 26.8 (16–44)
Prior pregnancies, median (range) 2 (0–13) 2 (0–7) 2 (0–13)
Prior deliveries, median (range) 2 (0–13) 2 (0–7) 2 (0–13)
Living children, median (range) 2 (0–13) 2 (0–5) 2 (0–13)
Location of delivery, n (%):
 Home 17/146 (11.6) 0 (0.0) 17/193 (8.8)
 Facility 129/146 (88.4) 47 (100.0) 176/193 (91.2)
Level of provider placing UBT, n (%)a:
 Total 145/192 (75.5) 47/192 (24.5) 192
 Doctor 43 (29.7) 3 (6.4) 46 (24.0)
 Clinical officer/ clinical health officer 16 (11.0) 4 (8.5) 20 (10.4)
 Midwife 86 (59.3) 12 (25.5) 98 (51.0)
 State-controlled community health nurse N/A 10 (21.3) 10 (5.2)
 Maternal child health aide N/A 18 (38.3) 18 (9.4)
Mode of delivery, n (%):
 Vaginal delivery 148/154 (96.1) 47 (100.0) 195/201 (97.0)
 Cesarean section 6/154 (3.9) 0 (0.0) 6/201 (3.0)
  1. a Kenya designations: doctor, clinical officer, nurse. Sierra Leone designations: doctor, clinical health officer, midwife, state controlled community health nurse, maternal child health aide