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Table 2 Average treatment effect on treateda for probability of performing routine delivery practices among trained providers

From: Health providers pass knowledge and abilities acquired by training in obstetric emergencies to their peers: the average treatment on the treated effect of PRONTO on delivery attendance in Mexico

Practice Nc β 95% CI p-value
Complete AMTSLb 48 0.21 0.06 0.35 0.005
1st step of AMTSL 48 0.28 0.09 0.46 0.003
2nd step of AMTSL 49 0.08 −0.04 0.20 0.198
3rd step of AMTSL 49 0.29 0.10 0.48 0.003
Skin-to-skin contact 49 0.26 0.14 0.38 <  0.001
Delayed cord clamping 24 0.21 −0.07 0.49 0.148
Episiotomy 49 −0.06 −0.27 0.16 0.592
Fundal pressure (Kristeller maneuver) 49 0.10 −0.04 0.23 0.157
Uterine sweeping 48 −0.26 −0.44 −0.08 0.004
  1. aImpact estimates were obtained by Mahalanobis distance nearest-neighbor matching in terms of the following covariates: matched hospital pair, state, gender, work shift, and profession, with exact matching on time elapsed since the training
  2. bAMTSL: active management of the third stage of labor
  3. cNumber of trained providers