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Table 6 Recently delivered women: receipt and use of prophylactic misoprostol among community deliveries % (95% CI)

From: Scaling up interventions: findings and lessons learned from an external evaluation of Niger’s National Initiative to reduce postpartum hemorrhage

  Phase 1: Phase 2: p-value
  N = 182 N = 197  
Received counseling on PPH 48.1 (28.7, 68.2) 35.3 (20.5, 53.5) P = .32
Received counseling/info on misoprostol 29.6 (12.7, 54.8) 17.5 (8.1, 33.8) P = .33
Received misoprostol at ANC visit 21.1 (10.8, 36.9) 15 (7.7, 27.3) P = .37
  N = 35 N = 23  
Took misoprostol for PPH prevention (among those who received it) 96.5 (83.4, 99.4) 95.8 (65.4, 99.6) P = .87
  N = 33 N = 22  
Took misoprostol appropriately 94.9 (73.7, 99.2) 70 (29.7, 92.8) P = .07
 -Correct timing 100 (100, 100) 70 (29.7, 92.8) P = .25
 -Correct dose 94.9 (73.7, 99.2) 86.9 (27.3, 99.1) P = .46