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Table 4 Effect of intervention on individual incorrect practices, across all hospitals

From: Adherence to evidence based care practices for childbirth before and after a quality improvement intervention in health facilities of Rajasthan, India

Practice Baseline End-line P value
Shaving of pubic hair 23% 2% 0.002
Routine enema 18% 2% 0.0078
Dorsal position for delivery 100% 93% 0.25
Augmentation of labour 93% 45% 0
Episiotomy for primis 77% 45% 0.0003
Fundal pressure 48% 14% 0.0003
Vaginal packing 48% 18% 0.0169
Routine suction of all newborn 75% 34% 0.0005
  1. Bold text reflects the statistically significant differences.