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Table 2 Women’s experience of pregnancy-related complications by biomedical care-seeking in the MaNHEP end line (May-Jul 2012) survey in Amhara and Oromiya regions, Ethiopia

From: Appropriateness and timeliness of care-seeking for complications of pregnancy and childbirth in rural Ethiopia: a case study of the Maternal and Newborn Health in Ethiopia Partnership

Complication   Sought biomedical care p value
  Yes (n = 85) No (n = 106)
n n (%) n (%)
Sepsis 86 30 (35) 56 (65) 0.02
Abnormal bleeding 39 21 (54) 18 (46) 0.21
Pre-eclampsia or eclampsia 80 34 (43) 46 (57) 0.66
Prolonged or obstructed labor 43 26 (60) 17 (40) 0.02
Anemia 16 8 (50) 8 (50) 0.79
Other 36 17 (47) 19 (53) 0.85