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Table 3 Possible disadvantages of allowing a female labor companion

From: Is the policy of allowing a female labor companion feasible in developing countries? Results from a cross sectional study among Sri Lankan practitioners

Possible disadvantages Number of practitioners
Breach of privacy of other mothers 46 (71.9%)
Possible chance of complaints/litigation 44 (68.7%)
Possible interference to routine medical care 41 (64.0%)
Risk of theft 23 (35.9%)
  1. Multiple responses were accepted for this question. 64 participants responded to the question