Factors affecting maternal healthcare utilization in Afghanistan: secondary analysis of Afghanistan Health Survey 2012

@inproceedings{Shahram2015FactorsAM,
  title={Factors affecting maternal healthcare utilization
in Afghanistan: secondary analysis of Afghanistan
Health Survey 2012},
  author={Muhammad Shuaib Shahram and Nobuyuki Hamajima and Joshua A. Reyer},
  booktitle={Nagoya journal of medical science},
  year={2015}
}
This study, a secondary analysis of data from Afghanistan Health Survey 2012, aimed to identify factors affecting maternal healthcare utilization in Afghanistan. Subjects were 5,662 women aged 15-49 years who had had one delivery in the two years preceding the survey. Odds ratio (OR) and 95% confidence interval (CI) were estimated by logistic regression analysis. The study found that 54.0% of mothers used antenatal care (ANC) at least one time, and 47.4% of births were assisted by skilled birth… CONTINUE READING

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