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Table 2 Midwifery-led RCTs: level of published evidence in Intervention arm [Control arm] of characteristics of maternity/newborn care identified in QMNC framework

From: Midwifery-led antenatal care models: mapping a systematic review to an evidence-based quality framework to identify key components and characteristics of care

  Key to scores: 0 = not present; 1 = mentioned, not detailed; 2 = discussed in some detail
  Practice categories Practice categories Organisation of care Values Philosophy Care providers  
Author, Year Education info HP Assessment screening planning Normal process, complication prevention Complication referrals Medical obstetric neonatal services Organisation of care Resources Competent Sustainable workforce Integration Respect, Communicate Tailoring Optimising Women’s capability Intervention use Knowledge skills Roles skill mix Total scores
1 Begley 2011 [67] 0 [0] 2 [1] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [1] 2 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [1] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [2] 14 [7]
2 Biro 2003 [41] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 2 [2] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 19 [5]
3 Flint 1989 [27] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 18 [0]
4 Giles 1992 [28] 2 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [1] 11 [5]
5 Gu 2013 [29] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 2 [2] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 1 [1] 25 [3]
6 Harvey 2002 [30] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [1] 0 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 14 [2]
7 Hicks 2003 [31] 0 [0] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [2] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [1] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 0 [1] 15 [5]
8 Homer 2001 [37] 2 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 2 [1] 2 [0] 2 [1] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [1] 16 [5]
9 McLachlan BK 2000 [40] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [2] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 18 [3]
10 McLachlan HL 2012 [23] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 0 [2] 0 [1] 2 [1] 0 [0] 2 [0] 2 [1] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 15 [5]
11 Rowley 1995 [48] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 10 [0]
12 Tracy 2013 [32] 2 [1] 2 [1] 2 [0] 2 [1] 2 [1] 2 [2] 1 [1] 1 [1] 2 [1] 2 [1] 2 [1] 2 [1] 1 [1] 2 [1] 0 [0] 2 [1] 27 [15]
13 Turnbull 1996 [65] 1 [0] 2 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [1] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 2 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 21 [5]
14 Waldenström 2000 [72] 1 [0] 1 [1] 0 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 1 [2] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [0] 2 [1] 2 [1] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 15 [10]
15 Waldenström 1994 [35] 0 [0] 1 [1] 2 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 2 [2] 2 [2] 0 [0] 2 [1] 2 [0] 1 [1] 2 [0] 1 [0] 2 [1] 1 [1] 1 [1] 21 [13]
16 Walker 2013 [33] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [1] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 9 [1]
17 Wu 2010 [34] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 1 [0] 1 [0] 1 [1] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [0] 10 [2]
Studies reporting this characteristic 11 [1] 10 [5] 14 [2] 13 [8] 14 [7] 17 [15] 15 [4] 10 [2] 16 [10] 10 [4] 12 [3] 11 [1] 8 [1] 15 [2] 12 [2] 15 [10]