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Table 3 Mode of delivery between pre-intervention (Oct 2015-July 2016) and during/after intervention (Aug 2016-May 2017)

From: Reducing intrapartum fetal deaths through low-dose high frequency clinical mentorship in a rural hospital in Western Kenya: a quasi-experimental study

 Intervention HospitalControl Hospital
Mode of DeliveryPre [n (%)] (n = 1084)Post [n (%)] (n = 1096)P-valuePre [n (%)] (n = 1275)Post [n (%)] (n = 1140)P-value
Normal deliveries1066 (98.3)1061 (96.8)0.0100*1251 (98.1)1115 (97.8)0.2944
Breech deliveries16 (1.5)8 (0.7)0.0475*23 (1.8)24 (2.1)0.2963
Assisted vaginal deliveries (vacuum extraction)2 (0.2)27 (2.5)<0.0001*1 (0.1)1 (0.1)0.4684
  1. *P ≤ 0.05 statistically significant