Preferences for home delivery in Ethiopia: provider perspectives.

  title={Preferences for home delivery in Ethiopia: provider perspectives.},
  author={Heather L Sipsma and Jennifer T. Thompson and Lydia Maurer and Elizabeth Bradley and Leslie Curry},
  journal={Global public health},
  volume={8 9},
More than half of the maternal deaths worldwide occur in sub-Saharan Africa, most commonly during childbirth or the immediate post-partum period. Although delivery in health care facilities can avert maternal deaths, many women in sub-Saharan Africa continue to deliver at home. Factors influencing mothers' decisions to use facility-based delivery services in rural, low-income settings are not well understood. Health care professionals who provide delivery services in these areas may have unique… CONTINUE READING