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Table 1 Available outcome measures for primi- and secundigravidae by place of delivery, Boromo Health District, Burkina Faso (2004–2006)

From: A community effectiveness trial of strategies promoting intermittent preventive treatment with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in pregnant women in rural Burkina Faso

   Place of delivery
Outcome, n (%) All women Health Centre Home Other
32 weeks n = 2288 n = 1434 n = 806 n = 48*
   PCV 1698 (74.2) 1106 (77.1) 583 (72.3) 9 (18.8)
   Thick film 1773 (77.5) 1157 (80.7) 607 (75.3) 9 (18.8)
Delivery n = 2285 n = 1434 n = 806 n = 45
   PCV any 1696 (74.2) 1100 (76.7) 585 (72.6) 11 (24.4)
   PCV < 24 h 1212 (53.0) 1048 (73.1) 158 (19.6) 6 (13.3)
   Thick film any 1916 (83.9) 1286 (89.7) 618 (76.7) 12 (26.7)
   Thick film < 24 h 1403 (61.4) 1223 (85.3) 173 (21.5) 7 (15.6)
   Placental smear 1363 (59.6) 1222 (85.2) 135 (16.7) 6 (13.3)
Birth weight n = 2140 n = 1364 n = 764 n = 12
   < 24 h 1501 (70.1) 1328 (97.4) 166 (21.7) 7 (58.3)
   1–8 days 364 (17.0) 32 (2.3) 330 (43.2) 2 (16.7)
  1. PCV = packed cell volume
  2. * including 3 women who died during pregnancy
  3. † only singleton live births