Barriers to antenatal care use in Nigeria: evidences from non-users and implications for maternal health programming

@inproceedings{Fagbamigbe2015BarriersTA,
  title={Barriers to antenatal care use in Nigeria: evidences from non-users and implications for maternal health programming},
  author={Adeniyi Francis Fagbamigbe and Erhabor Sunday Idemudia},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND In Nigeria, over one third of pregnant women do not attend Antenatal Care (ANC) service during pregnancy. This study evaluated barriers to the use of ANC services in Nigeria from the perspective of non-users. METHODS Records of the 2199 (34.9%) respondents who did not use ANC among the 6299 women of childbearing age who had at least one child within five years preceding the 2012 National HIV/AIDS and Reproductive Health Survey (NARHS Plus II), were used for this analysis. The… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 42 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 7 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 28 references

Antenatal Care: Opportunities for Africa’s Newborns

  • O Lincetto, S Mothebesoane-anoh, P Gomez, S. Munjanja
  • 2010
Highly Influential
10 Excerpts

Rosen: State of World Population 2014: The Power of 1.8 Billion Adolescents, Youth and Transformation of the Future

  • M DasGupta, R Engelman, J Levy, G Luchsinger, T Merrick, E. James
  • 2014
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…