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Table 3 The sources of information on BD (n = 265)

From: Correlates of knowledge on birth defects and associated factors among antenatal mothers in Galle, Sri Lanka: a cross-sectional analytical study

Source n %
Consultant obstetrician 52 6.4
Family doctor 29 3.6
Medical Officer of Health (MOH) 33 4.1
Other doctor 16 1.9
Public Health Midwife (PHM) 162 20.0
Other health care personnel 21 2.6
Printed media 150 18.5
Electronic media 149 18.4
Internet 44 5.4
Parent/relative of a child with BD 14 1.7
School/Higher education institution 63 7.8
Relatives/friends 77 9.5