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Table 4 Percent of clients provided health promotion education and information

From: Quality of intrapartum care at Mulago national referral hospital, Uganda: clients’ perspective

Type of education/variable Frequency (n = 384) Percent (%)
Clients educated on health promotion
Personal hygiene 214 56
Immunization 208 54
Breast feeding 201 52
Diet 183 48
Family planning 153 40
Ambulation 145 38
Cancer screening (breast and cervical cancer) 77 20
Clients provided with information
Direction to service deliver site 283 74
Communicated to, in language understood 249 65
Listened to whenever with concern 234 61
Given information on expected/emerging symptoms or health problems after delivery 145 38
Told reasons before performing any procedure or treatment 42 11
Given opportunity for questions and discussions 39 10
Obtained information on their care preferences 34 9
Explained any possible side effect, before any procedure or treatment 31 8