From: Demand-side interventions for maternal care: evidence of more use, not better outcomes
Utilization measures | Increase | No significant effect or decrease |
Antenatal care | ||
N = 11 (7 CM, 3 FI, 1 B) | N = 8 (4 CM, 3 FI, 1 B) | N = 3 (3 CM) |
Facility-based delivery | ||
N = 14 (7 CM, 7 FI) | N = 9 (2 CM, 7 FI) | N = 5 (5 CM) |
Skilled birth attendant | ||
N = 8 (5 CM, 3 FI) | N = 5 (2 CM, 3 FI) | N = 3 (3 CM) |
Health outcome measures | Decrease | No significant effect or increase |
Maternal mortality ratio | ||
N = 8 (5 CM, 3 FI) | N = 2 (2 CM) | N = 6 (3 CM, 3 FI) |
Stillbirth rate | ||
N = 4 (4 CM) | None | N = 4 (4 CM) |
Perinatal mortality rate | ||
N = 6 (5 CM, 1 FI) | N = 3 (2 CM, 1 FI) | N = 3 (3 CM) |
Neonatal mortality rate | ||
N = 7 (6 CM, 1 FI) | N = 4 (3 CM, 1 FI) | N = 3 (3 CM) |