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Table 3 Main results for preventable stillbirths, any delay and any substandard care in Stockholm, 2017 and analysis for the subgroups of Swedish-speaking/non-Swedish-speaking women

From: Could a multidisciplinary regional audit identify avoidable factors and delays that contribute to stillbirths? A retrospective cohort study

  Count (n = 79) Percent (%) Swedish-speaking n (%) Non-Swedish-speaking n (%) p valuea
Preventable      0.03
 Probably yes 13 17 9 (14) 4 (25)  
 Possibly yes 11 14 6 (10) 5 (31)  
 Probably no 55 70 48 (76) 7 (44)  
Delay      0.02
 No delay 54 68 47 (75) 7 (44)  
 Patient 13 17 7 (11) 6 (37)  
 Healthcare 12 15 9 (14) 3 (19)  
Substandard care antenatal     0.47
  22 28 17 (27) 5 (31)  
Substandard care postnatal
 Incomplete protocol 14 18 13 (21) 1 (6) 0.28
 Autopsy (yes) 52 66 44 (70) 8 (50)  
 Placenta exam (yes) 79 100 63 (100) 16 (100)  
 Karyotype (yes) 71 90 55 (87) 16 (100)  
  1. ap value significant if < 0.05