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Table 3 Pre and post intervention changes in maternal and newborn care practices using DID estimates

From: Impact of a community-based perinatal and newborn preventive care package on perinatal and neonatal mortality in a remote mountainous district in Northern Pakistan

Indicators Intervention Control DID
Pre Post Change P-value Pre Post Change P-value (a-b)
N = 322 N = 316 (a) N = 386 N = 361 (b) (%)
n (%) n (%) (%) n (%) n (%) (%)
Pregnant women          
- Seek ANC during pregnancy 245 (76) 290 (92) 16 <.001 270 (70) 274 (76) 6 .076 10
- TT vaccination during pregnancy 155 (48) 212 (67) 19 <.001 174 (45) 170 (47) 2 .602 17
- Delivery conducted at health facility 229 (71) 269 (85) 14 <.001 262 (68) 257 (71) 3 .355 11
Newborn care practices          
- Cord application 238 (74) 161 (51) −23 <.001 305 (79) 259 (71) −8 .028 −15
- First bath to newborn within 1 hour 116 (36) 47 (15) −21 <.001 147 (38) 154 (43) 5 .206 −26
- Colostrum administration as first feed 225 (70) 262 (83) 13 <.001 239 (62) 234 (64) 2 .435 11
- Initiation of breastfeed within 1 hour 135 (42) 175 (55) 13 <.001 151 (39) 144 (40) 1 .839 12
- EPI vaccination for newborns 225 (70) 279 (88) 18 <.001 243 (63) 250 (69) 6 .085 12