Table 3

Identified measurement areas for monitoring antenatal care (ANC) recommendations in the context of research by topic areas

Topic areaWhat to be measured?Measures identified by the scoping reviewScoping review sources
Health systems
 Service delivery modelsService-specific availability and readiness: group ANC
Content of care
 Maternal and fetal assessment and managementProphylaxis for recurrent urinary tract infectionsx72
Prophylaxis with anti-D immunoglobulin in non-sensitised Rh-negative pregnant women
Daily fetal movement countingx73 74
Zinc supplementation