Perspectives of men on antenatal and delivery care service utilisation in rural western Kenya: a qualitative study

@inproceedings{Kwambai2013PerspectivesOM,
  title={Perspectives of men on antenatal and delivery care service utilisation in rural western Kenya: a qualitative study},
  author={Titus Kwambai and Stephanie Dellicour and Meghna Desai and Charles A Ameh and Bobbie Person and Florence Achieng and Linda Mason and Kayla F. Laserson and Feiko O Ter Kuile},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Poor utilisation of facility-based antenatal and delivery care services in Kenya hampers reduction of maternal mortality. Studies suggest that the participation of men in antenatal and delivery care is associated with better health care seeking behaviour, yet many reproductive health programs do not facilitate their involvement. This qualitative study conducted in rural Western Kenya, explored men's perceptions of antenatal and delivery care services and identified factors that… CONTINUE READING
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