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Table 1 Type of KMC practiced by mothers at various visits

From: Perception and practice of Kangaroo Mother Care after discharge from hospital in Kumasi, Ghana: A longitudinal study

  KMC type practiced n(%)
Stage of study (n) Not practicing Intermittent Continuous
Mother Baby Unit (n = 202) 0 (0.0) 165 (81.7) 37 (18.3)
First review visit (n = 182) 1 (0.5) 65 (37.5) 116 (63.7)
Second review visit (n = 175) 3 (1.7) 42 (24.0) 130 (74.3)
Third review visit (n = 170) 5 (2.9) 45 (24.1) 124 (72.9)
Fourth review visit (n = 157) 9 (5.7) 38 (24.2) 110 (70.1)