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Table 2 Percentage of men’s knowledge of complications during pregnancy, delivery and postnatal period

From: What he knows about her and how it affects her? Husband’s knowledge of pregnancy complications and maternal health care utilization among tribal population in Maharashtra, India

Complications Percent Cases (N)
Vaginal bleeding 24.7 95
Convulsions 58.7 226
Prolonged labour 42.6 164
Fever for three days 31.7 122
Hypertension 21.6 83
No movements of fetus 17.4 67
Urinary problems 15.6 60
Don’t know 39.5 152
Complications during delivery
 Excessive bleeding 31.4 121
 Ruptured uterus 26.8 103
 Premature labour 30.9 119
 Prolonged labour 31.4 121
 Breech presentation 23.4 90
 Weakness 27.9 107
 Don’t know 49.9 165
Complications after delivery
 Excessive bleeding 16.4 63
 Convulsions 17.9 69
 High fever 28.3 109
 Lower abdominal pain 42.3 163
 Vaginal discharge 18.7 72
 Painful urination 15.6 60
 Depression 16.1 62
 Severe headache 23.4 90
 Weakness 51.2 197
 Don’t know 47.8 184
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