Provider adherence to first antenatal care guidelines and risk of pregnancy complications in public sector facilities: a Ghanaian cohort study

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Amoakoh-Coleman, Mary; Klipstein-Grobusch, Kerstin; Agyepong, Irene Akua; Kayode, Gbenga A.; Grobbee, Diederick E.; Ansah, Evelyn K.; (2016)
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth,volume 16 (issn: 1471-2393, eissn: 1471-2393)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12884-016-1167-6, pmc: PMC5121950
  • Subject: Research Article | First antenatal visit | Outcomes | Adherence | Obstetrics and Gynaecology | Neonatal | Antenatal care | Maternal

Background Guideline utilization aims at improvement in quality of care and better health outcomes. The objective of the current study was to determine the effect of provider complete adherence to the first antenatal care guidelines on the risk of maternal and neonatal ... View more
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