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Quality of Midwife-provided Intrapartum Care in Amhara Regional State, Ethiopia

  • Tegbar Yigzaw1Email authorView ORCID ID profile,
  • Fantu Abebe2,
  • Lalem Belay2,
  • Yewulsew Assaye2,
  • Equlinet Misganaw1,
  • Ashebir Kidane2,
  • Desalegn Ademie2,
  • Jos van Roosmalen3,
  • Jelle Stekelenburg4, 5 and
  • Young-Mi Kim6
BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:261

Received: 4 November 2016

Accepted: 2 August 2017

Published: 16 August 2017

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Original Submission
4 Nov 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
2 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jeanine Young
18 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - Tegbar Yigzaw
Resubmission - Version 2
18 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jeanine Young
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
2 Aug 2017 Editorially accepted
16 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12884-017-1441-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Jhpiego, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Jhpiego, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Leeuwarden Medical Centre, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Department of Health Sciences, Global Health, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Jhpiego, Baltimore, USA