Knowledge of obstetric danger signs

Knowledge of obstetric danger signs working on obstetric danger sign is the key intervention in timely management and referral of pregnant mothers. Knowledge of mothers about key danger signs is low in the study area. Place of delivery, frequency of ANC visits, maternal education level and employment status were the key factors associated with knowledge of obstetric danger signs. Women empowerment, counselling about danger signs and promotion of institutional delivery are recommended interventions.

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