Factors Influencing the Use of Prenatal Care : A Systematic Review

  title={Factors Influencing the Use of Prenatal Care : A Systematic Review},
  author={Shayesteh Hajizadeh and Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani and Masoumeh Simbar and Farshad Farzadfar},
Article type: Review article Background & aim: Prenatal care is a key strategy for achieving public health goals, primary healthcare objectives, and the Millennium Development Goals. The aim of this study was to investigate the factors influencing the use of prenatal care services in order to design suitable interventions and promote the use of these services. Methods: In this systematic quantitative literature review, studies published in years 2010-2014 were evaluated. For this purpose, two… CONTINUE READING
2 Citations
74 References
Similar Papers


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 74 references

Factors affecting the use of maternal health services in Madhya Pradesh state of India: a multilevel analysis

  • TR Jat, N Ng, M. San Sebastian
  • International Journal for Equity in Health
  • 2011
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Factors affecting the utilization of antenatal care services among women in Kham district, Xiengkhouang province, Lao PDR

  • Y Ye, Y Yoshida, J. Sakamoto Junichi
  • Nagoya Journal of Medical Science
  • 2010
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…