Table 3

Content of ANC, PPC and PNC (n=2970)

BaselineFollow-upcDiDP valueaDiDP value
ControlInterventionControlIntervention
(n=617)(n=863)(n=620)(n=870)
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ANC
Allsixcare items received5.74.910.712.62.80.522.20.61
 Blood group and Rhesus factor test52.849.967.979.5
 HIV test59.055.679.777.6
 Blood pressure assessment four times55.351.571.572.4
 Tetanus toxoid vaccination two doses40.839.355.346.4
 Intermittent preventive treatment for malaria three doses40.436.344.243.7
 Haemoglobin test two times28.926.435.840.9
PPC
Allthreecare items received24.323.831.833.62.30.702.30.69
 Dried newborn’s body87.890.094.293.3
 Skin-to-skin contact47.845.958.960.7
 Initiation of breastfeeding ≤30 min44.938.946.347.0
PNC
All 14 care items received10.211.531.841.58.50.348.10.35
Mother
Alleightmaternal care items received21.222.535.247.711.30.1210.90.14
 Temperature measurement65.565.269.478.1
 Blood pressure assessment50.247.369.576.8
 Bleeding check52.758.369.273.3
 Breastfeeding problem check46.452.466.872.0
 Vitamin A supplement59.057.758.968.4
 Fundal height measurement49.651.355.064.3
 Perineum/lochia check47.553.457.663.2
 Haemoglobin assessment48.548.951.161.7
Newborns
Allsixnewborn care items received13.120.352.658.2−1.60.87−2.10.82
 General physical examination71.869.074.877.9
 Temperature measurement16.124.871.376.0
 Breastfeeding difficulties check47.557.071.073.8
 Umbilical cord bleeding check49.057.571.573.3
 OPV66.860.166.568.4
 BCG immunisation63.460.560.064.3
  • The DiD estimates were adjusted for study site, living in a subdistrict with district hospital, age, education, marital status, parity, religion, wealth quintiles and the status of the national health insurance membership.

  • aDiD, adjusted difference-in-difference estimators; cDiD, crude difference-in-difference estimators; OPV, oral polio vaccine; P, P value for DiD estimators.