Does knowledge of danger signs of pregnancy predict birth preparedness? A critique of the evidence from women admitted with pregnancy complications.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, P,O, Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda. [email protected]
- Published Article
Health research policy and systems
- Publication Date
Oct 09, 2014
Though awareness about danger signs was low, knowledge of danger signs was associated with knowledge of birth preparedness. More emphasis should be given to emergency/complication readiness during antenatal care sessions. There is a need to strengthen existing policy interventions to address birth preparedness and complication readiness for obstetric emergencies.
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