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Table 4 Satisfaction with caregiver concerning different items of quality of treatment (below 4/equal to 4) in relation with planned place of birth of women under midwife led care at the start of labour

From: Satisfaction with caregivers during labour among low risk women in the Netherlands: the association with planned place of birth and transfer of care during labour

  Primiparous women Multiparous women
   Crude Adjusteda    Crude Adjusteda
Total No (%) always (=4) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) Total No (%) always (=4) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
Did you feel in safe hands with the caregiver?
 planned home 577 497 (86.1) 1.74 (1.2, 2.5)** 1.57 (1.1, 2.3)** 795 700 (88.1) 1.56 (1.1, 2.2)** 1.46 (1.04, 2.1)**
 planned hospital 414 323 (78.0) 1 1 413 341 (82.6) 1 1
Did the caregiver explain things in an understandable way?
 planned home 576 514 (89.2) 1.91 (1.3, 2.8)** 1.93 (1.3, 2.9)** 795 718 (90.3) 1.43 (1.0, 2.1) 1.32 (0.9, 1.9)
 planned hospital 414 336 (81.2) 1 1 413 358 (86.7) 1 1
Did the caregiver treat you with respect?
 planned home 577 544 (94.3) 1.36 (0.8, 2.4) 1.27 (0.7, 2.3) 795 751 (94.5) 1.46 (0.9, 2.4) 1.36 (0.8, 2.2)
 planned hospital 414 382 (92.3) 1 1 413 380 (92.0) 1 1
Did the caregiver listen to you carefully?
 planned home 576 510 (88.5) 1.42 (0.97, 2.1) 1.46 (0.99, 2.1) 795 720 (90.6) 1.68 (1.2, 2.4)** 1.57 (1.1, 2.3)**
 planned hospital 414 350 (84.5) 1 1 413 351 (85.0) 1 1
Did the caregiver take you seriously?
 planned home 576 519 (90.1) 1.57 (1.1, 2.3)** 1.54 (1.0, 2.3)** 795 741 (93.2) 1.91 (1.3, 2.9)** 1.76 (1.2, 2.7)**
 planned hospital 414 354 (85.5) 1 1 413 361 (87.4) 1 1
Did the caregiver spent sufficient time with you?
 planned home 576 488 (84.7) 1,49 (1.1, 2.1)** 1,41 (0.99, 2.0) 795 700 (88.1) 1.34 (0.9, 1.9) 1.28 (0.9, 1.8)
 planned hospital 413 325 (78.7) 1 1 413 347 (84.0) 1 1
Did the caregiver give you enough opportunity to ask questions?
 planned home 576 527 (91.5) 1,51 (0.99, 2.3) 1,41 (0.9, 2.2) 795 746 (93.8) 1.48 (0.9, 2.3) 1.35 (0.9, 2.2)
 planned hospital 414 363 (87.7) 1 1 413 375 (90.8) 1 1
  1. **p < 0.05
  2. aadjusted for maternal age, ethnic background (Dutch, western background, non-western background) and socioeconomic status (quartiles)