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Table 5 Intra-Partum, Post-Partum Maternal Outcomes

From: Proportion of unplanned pregnancies, their determinants and health outcomes of women delivering at a teaching hospital in Sri Lanka

Characteristics N (%) LMUP Score a P value
Onset of Labour
 Spontaneous 211 (42.7%) 11 (5–12) 0.35 c
 Induce 161 - 32.5% 11 (6–12)  
 Planned caesarian section 122 - 24.8% 11 (7.7–12)  
Fetal distress
 Yes 44 (8.9) 11 (6–12) 0.46 b
 No 450 (91.1) 11 (6.7–12)  
Mode of delivery
 Vaginal 289 (58.5) 11 (5–12) 0.17 b
 Caesarian section 205 (41.5) 11 (10–12)  
Presence of post-partum complications
 Yes 41 (8.3) 11 (6–12) 0.86 b
 No 453 (91.7) 11 (6–12)  
Post-partum hemorrhage
 Yes 10 (2.0) 9 (2.7–12) * 0.74 b
 No 484 (98.0) 11 (6–12)  
Post-partum fever
 Yes 12 (2.4) 11 (6.7–12) * 0.53 b
 No 482 (97.6) 11 (6–12)  
High Blood pressure
 Yes 10 (2.0) 10 (5.3–11) * 0.23 b
 No 484 (98.0) 11 (6–12)  
Intensive care unit (ICU) stay
 Yes 6 (1.2) 10 (5.3–12) * 0.73 b
 No 488 (98.8) 11 (6–12)  
Other complications
 Yes 7 - 1.4% 12 (1–12) 0.71 b
 No 487 - 95.6% 11 (6–12)  
  1. a Data are presented as median [interquartile range]
  2. b Mann–Whitney U tests
  3. c Kruskal–Wallis tests