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Fig. 2 | BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Fig. 2

From: Postpartum quality of life in Indian women after vaginal birth and cesarean section: a pilot study using the EQ-5D-5L descriptive system

Fig. 2

Indian women’s quality of life days (QALDs) in the first 21 days postpartum by birth mode. (a) All types of vaginal births vs. cesarean sections. (b) Vaginal births without episiotomy vs. vaginal births with episiotomy vs. cesarean sections. N = 224. Graphs are a simplification due drawing the mean of all QOL weights obtained 3–7 days postpartum at 7 days. QOL weights at postpartum days 1 and 21 were obtained by linear interpolation of the two QOL weights observed closest to the respective day

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