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Table 2 Practice of partograph among obstetric care givers at public health institutions central zone, Tigray, Ethiopia/2017

From: Assessment of partograph utilization and associated factors among obstetric care givers at public health institutions in central zone, Tigray, Ethiopia

Variable, N = 198 Frequency Percent
Health institution have labor management protocol
 Yes 183 92.4
 No 15 7.6
Partograph attached to the chart and properly filled
 Yes 146 73.7
 No 52 26.3
Membrane intact/ruptured recorded
 Yes 139 95.2
 No 7 4.8
FHB plotted half hourly
 Yes 144 98.6
 No 2 1.4
Color of liquor recorded
 Yes 146 100
 No 0 0
First dilatation plotted on the alert line
 Yes 146 100
 No 0 0
Cervical dilatation plotted 4 h apart
 Yes 146 100
 No 0 0
Descent plotted four hourly
 Yes 142 97.3
 No 4 2.7
Uterine contraction plotted half hourly
 Yes 146 100
 No 0 0
Maternal BP recorded on admission
 Yes 146 100
 No 0 0
Maternal pulse monitored every 30 min
 Yes 145 99.3
 No 1 0.7
Mother delivered in health center
 Yes 135 92.5
 No 11 7.5
According the partograph the women delivered
 On or left of alert line 104 77.0
 Between alert and action line 21 15.6
 At or beyond action line 10 7.4