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Table 1 Study participants

From: The influence of socio-cultural interpretations of pregnancy threats on health-seeking behavior among pregnant women in urban Accra, Ghana

Focus group discussions and in-depth interviews (N = 55)
  In-depth interviews Focus group discussions
Participants/groups Number of participants Location Number of FGD’s Number of participants Location
Pregnant TBA clients    1 10 Kwabenya
Pregnant ANC clients    1 7 Madina
Women who delivered in past 12 months 2 Madina-Zongo 1 7 Madina
Women who delivered in past 12 months 1 Ashongman 1 8 Taifa
Nurses/midwives    1 5 Taifa
Nurses/midwives    1 5 Madina
Medical doctors 2 Madina    
Community members 1 Ashongman    
Community members 2 Madina    
Spiritualists 1 Ashongman    
Spiritualists 2 Taifa    
Traditional birth attendant 1 Kwabenya    
Herbalist 1 Taifa    
Sub-Total 13   6 42