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    Health and population…
    1982

Maternal care receptivity--an innovative approach for the evaluation of MCH services.

@article{Srinivasa1982MaternalCR,
  title={Maternal care receptivity--an innovative approach for the evaluation of MCH services.},
  author={D. K. Srinivasa and S. Venkatesh},
  journal={Health and population; perspectives and issues},
  year={1982},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={
          59-75
        }
}
Despite rapid expansion in the maternal and child health and family planning services, there have been few attempts made to study the extent of utilisation of these services and their impact. The present study reports a simple method evolved in the quantification of utilisation of maternal care services (called maternal care receptivity - MCR), the relationship of factors such as age, parity, caste of the women and the distance of the health centre on the MCR and the impact of MCR on perinatal… CONTINUE READING

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