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Table 2 Quality of care categories and themes

From: Women's and care providers' perspectives of quality prenatal care: a qualitative descriptive study

Categories1 Themes
Structure of care Access
  Physical setting
  Staff and care provider characteristics
Clinical care processes Health promotion and illness prevention
  Screening and assessment
  Sharing of information
  Continuity of care
  Non-medicalization of pregnancy
  Women-centredness
Interpersonal care processes Respectful attitude
  Emotional support
  Approachable interaction style
  Taking time
  1. 1 Based on Donabedian's model of quality care