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Table 2 Mean contact time, mean labor cost, mean bonus payment per case for each specialist by mode of delivery and ratios of labor cost (CV/VB)

From: Factors contributing to rapidly increasing rates of cesarean section in Armenia: a partially mixed concurrent quantitative-qualitative equal status study

Specialist Mean Time Mean cost AMD (USD) Mean bonus AMD (USD) Ratios of labor cost
Vaginal Birth
 Obstetrician-gynecologist 410 min 2365 (6.36) 2088 (5.61) 0.71
 Delivery room midwife 480 min 1938 (5.21) 659 (1.77)  
 Anesthesiologist nurse 30 min   350 (0.94)  
 Anesthesiologist 30 min   1300 (3.49)  
 Postpartum care midwife 426 min 1638 (4.40) 239 (0.64) 2.11
 Neonatal care nurse 432 min 1744 (4.69) 239 (0.64) 1.39
 Neonatologist 138 min 796 (2.14) 692 (1.86) 1.48
 Total 1956 min 8482 (22.81) 5566 (14.96)  
C-Section
 Obstetrician-gynecologist 290 min 1673 (4.50) 23,875 (64.21) 0.71
 Anesthesiologist nurse 150 min   2250 (6.05)  
 Anesthesiologist 186 min   8000 (21.51)  
 Postpartum care midwife 900 min 3461 (9.30) 393 (1.05) 2.11
 Neonatal care nurse 600 min 2423 (6.51) 314 (0.84) 1.39
 Neonatologist 204 min 1182 (3.17) 2667 (7.17) 1.48
 Operation room nurse 90 min   2250 (6.05)  
 Intensive care nurse 1620 min   1500 (4.03)  
 Assistant 150 min 865 (2.32) 4285 (11.52)  
 Total 4200 min 9605 (25.83) 45,533 (117.08)