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Table 5 Agreement (agree and strongly agree combined) on statements regarding obstetrician-led care consultations in late-term pregnancy according to level of care

From: Management of late-term pregnancy in midwifery- and obstetrician-led care

  Midwifery-led care practices (n = 203) Obstetrician-led care units (n = 80) P-value*
n % n %
Consultation at/in week 41 should be standard 96 47% 66 83% < 0.001
Consultation at/in week 41 reassures pregnant women 119 59% 50 63% 0.62
Consultation at/in week 41 reassures midwife 63 31% 40 50% < 0.001
Consultation at/in week 41 reassures gynaecologist 98 48% 48 60% 0.32
  1. *Mann-Whitney U test based on Likert scale for agreement