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Table 3 Characteristics of pregnant women

From: Better maternity care pathways in pregnancies after stillbirth or neonatal death: a feasibility study

Characteristics Phase 1 (pre intervention) Phase 2 (intervention)
  Site 1 Site 2 Total Site 1 Site 2 Total
N 14 2 16 18 20 38
Age: Median (range) 30 (20–37) 30 (28–31) 30 (20–37) 31 (22–35) 34 (27–46) 31 (22–46)
Ethnicity
   White 7 (50%) 1 (50%) 8 (50%) 10 (56%) 14 (70%) 24 (63%)
   Asian 7 (50%) 1 (50%) 8 (50%) 8 (42%) 4 (20%) 12 (32%)
   Black 0 0 0 0 2 (10%) 2 (2%)
Employment
   Yes 8 (57%) 2 (100%) 10 (62%) 10 (56%) 12 (63%)a 22 (59%)
   Homemaker 4 (29%) 0 4 (25%) 0 0 0
   No 2 (4%) 0 2 (12%) 8 (44%) 7 (37%)a 15 (41%)
Relationship
   Married/civil partner 9 (64%) 2 (100%) 11 (69%) 10(56%) 11 (55%) 21 (55%)
   Partner 3 (21%) 0 3 (19%) 4 (22%) 7 (35%) 11 (29%)
   Divorced 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Single 1 (7%) 0 1 (6%) 4 (22%) 2 (10%) 6 (16%)
Highest Level Education
   Degree or above 4 (29%) 1 (50%) 5 (31%) 4 (22%) 7 (35%) 11 (29%)
   A level equiv. 5 (36%) 1 (50%) 6 (38%) 5 (28%) 6 (30%) 11 (29%)
   GCSE equiv. 2 (14%) 0 2 (12%) 7 (39%) 6 (30%) 13 (34%)
   No quals 3 (21%) 0 3 (19%) 2 (11%) 1 (5%) 3 (8%)
BMI: Median (range)
[Booking]
28 (17–45) 24 (24) 26 (17–45) 26 (19–32) 28 (20–38)a 27(19–38)
Current smoker (including e- cigarettes) 2 (14%) 0 2 (12%) 3 (18%) 3 (15%)a 6 (17%)
Current alcohol 0 0 0 0 0 0
No of previous pregnancies: Median (range) 2 (1–4) 2 (1–3) 2 (1–4) 3 (1–5) 4 (2–7) 3 (1–7)
Previous stillbirth 11 (79%) 2 (100%) 13 (81%) 12 (69%) 9 (45%)b 21 (55%)
Previous neonatal death 3 (19%) 0 3 (19%) 6 (33%) 12 (60%)b 18 (47%)
First pregnancy after SB/NND 6 (43%) 1 (50%) 7 (44%) 5 (28%) 0 5 (13%)
Gestation at first visit Median (range) 19 (12–21) 14 (9–20) 19 (9–21) 17 (11–21) 17 (13–24) 17 (1–24)
  1. NB: a Missing data for 1 participant; b 1 participant experienced both a SB and a NND