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Table 3 Indication for cesarean section of study participants of SSI and associated factors among CDs at DGH, 2017. (n = 334)

From: Surgical site infection and associated factors among women underwent cesarean delivery in Debretabor General Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: hospital based cross sectional study

Indication Frequency Percent (%)
Non reassuring fetal heart rate pattern 103 30.8
Non reassuring biophysical profile 32 9.6
Cephalo-pelvic disproportion 46 13.8
Previous scar 34 10.2
Breech 23 6.9
Failed induction 17 5.1
Cervical arrest 15 4.5
Failed instrumental delivery 14 4.2
Placenta Previa 13 3.9
Twin 12 3.6
Transverse lie 7 2.1
Cord prolapse 5 1.5
Othersa 13 3.9
Total 334 100
  1. aOthers: Macrosomia, Cord presentation, Triplet