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Table 5 Emergency obstetric and newborn care availability and performance

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

Signal function Available today Performed last 6 months
Hospital (n = 3) Health center (n = 6) Hospital (n = 3) Health center (n = 6)
Parenteral antibiotics 3 6 3 6
Uterotonics 3 6 3 6
Parenteral anticonvulsants 3 5 3 4
Manual removal of placenta 3 6 3 6
Removal of retained products 3 6 3 6
Assisted vaginal delivery 3 5 3 5
Neonatal resuscitation 3 6 3 6
Blood bank/blood transfusion 2 0 2 0
Cesarean section 3 0 3 0