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Table 3 Comparison of the predicted proportion and odds ratios of recommended services provided to patients for care components between fixed and mobile clinics

From: Do mobile clinics provide high-quality antenatal care? A comparison of care delivery, knowledge outcomes and perception of quality of care between fixed and mobile clinics in central Haiti

Care component   Fixed clinic Mobile clinic  
Continuous variables Total n n (%) Predicted proportion (95% CI) n (%) Predicted proportion (95% CI) p-value
 Intake 995 345 (34.7) 0.28 (0.24, 0.32) 650 (65.3) 0.23* (0.20, 0.27) p = 0.05
 Physical Exam 994 344 (34.6) 0.53 (0.48, 0.58) 650 (65.4) 0.50 (0.45, 0.54) p = 0.23
 Educational messages and counseling 991 344 (34.7) 0.13 (0.09, 0.16) 647 (65.3) 0.10 (0.07, 0.13) p = 0.17
 Health provider communication and interpersonal delivery 973 345 (35.5) 0.47 (0.43, 0.50) 628 (64.5) 0.44 (0.41, 0.47) p = 0.21
Dichotomous variables Total n n (%) Odds ratio (95% CI) n (%) Odds ratio (95% CI) p-value
 Laboratory Exam 364 109 (29.9) 1.00 (reference) 255 (70.1) >0.01 (0.00, 0.03)** p < 0.01
 Supplies, iron-folic acid supplements and tetanus toxoid 997 345 (34.6) 1.00 (reference) 652 (65.4) 5.07 (1.06, 24.34)* p = 0.04
 Infection prevention and control 469 112 (23.9) 1.00 (reference) 357 (76.1) 0.04 (<0.01, 0.07)** p < 0.01
 Documentation 987 341 (34.5) 1.00 (reference) 646 (65.5) 2.14 (0.49, 9.30) p = 0.31
  1. All values are adjusted for clinic, cluster and health care provider using xtmelogit or xtmixed
  2. *p ≤ .05, **p < .01