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Table 3 Average treatment effect on non-treateda for probability of performing routine delivery practices among untrained 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 118 0.20 0.08 0.32 0.001
1st step of AMTSL 124 0.21 0.07 0.36 0.005
2nd step of AMTSL 123 0.07 −0.03 0.17 0.160
3rd step of AMTSL 118 0.15 0.02 0.28 0.021
Skin-to-skin contact 124 0.10 0.03 0.17 0.004
Delayed cord clamping 50 0.15 0.02 0.28 0.027
Episiotomy 123 −0.04 −0.18 0.10 0.611
Fundal pressure (Kristeller maneuver) 123 −0.04 −0.13 0.05 0.363
Uterine sweeping 123 −0.08 −0.20 0.04 0.184
  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 untrained providers working in treated hospitals