The aim of this study was to explore the socio-demographic factors influencing maternal and child health service utilization in mwingi district this was a descriptive cross-sectional study data was collected from a sample of 416 women. The purpose of this thesis is to examine factors that may affect rural haitian women's choice in utilizing family planning services, to recommend strategies for improving family planning services and to propose ways to increase the number of womenwho use effective contraceptives. The use of maternal healthcare services reduces maternal mortality, which is unimaginably high in nigeria therefore, this study investigates the socio-economic factors influencing the utilization of maternal healthcare services in amuwo-odofin local. Improving maternal health is one of the eight millennium development goals it is widely accepted that the use of maternal health services helps in reducing maternal morbidity and mortality the utilization of maternal health services is a complex phenomenon and it is influenced by several factors.
Request pdf on researchgate | understanding the psychosocial and environmental factors and barriers affecting utilization of maternal healthcare services in kalomo, zambia: a qualitative study. A case control study was conducted to find out the factors contributing to home maternal deliveries in rongai factors associated with home maternal deliveries in. Previous studies in northern nigeria described faith-related factors that were barriers to muslim women's use of maternal health services: having to obtain permission from significant others [9, 21, 22], parents, guardians, cultural or religious leaders , and unwillingness to be attended to by a male healthcare provider [9, 22. The objective of the study is to identify the factors affecting the utilization of maternal health care services by nomadic communities in sudan, to make recommendations to improve their health nomadic health practices and health care services are the main influencing factors affecting the utilization of maternal health care services.
The socio-cultural factors influencing the ultilization of perception of maternal and child health care services as the determinant factors to use of health. Purpose ‐ the purpose of this paper is to quantify inequalities in utilization of maternal health care services and measure the relative contribution of different factors affecting it in the. Abstract: the paper examines the socio-cultural factors associated with maternal mortality and morbidity particularly in rural cameroon using the gender perspective the paper explains how gender. Maternal risk factors for low birth weight and increasing the use of health services during pregnancy, are all important for reducing there are numerous.
Conclusions: cultural factors and health services factors which include staff attitude and lack of maternal education during anc attendance were the most frequently identified contributing factors to the low utilisation of health. Despite the high maternal mortality ratio in nigeria, the use of maternal health care services is very poor attempts to explain this situation has focused on individual level factors and the influence of community contextual factors have not received much attention this study examined the relation. Cowan country women™s association of nigeria a range of underlying factors affecting maternal outcomes are identified: violence against access to maternal.
Maternal health is the health of women maternal oral health has been shown to affect the well-being of both the expectant other maternal factors such as. Awareness, perception and factors affecting utilization of cervical cancer screening services among women in ibadan, nigeria: a qualitative study. While a large variety of factors contribute to maternal mortality, there are some factors that are extremely common and contribute to the largest number of maternal deaths, such as the 10 common causes of maternal mortality listed below.
Background: high maternal mortality rate is still a major public health issue in resource poor countries in nepal, the regional socio-economic disparity explicitly reflects inequalities in maternal health service utilization and differences in maternal mortality rate. I factors affecting utilisation of maternal health care services among pregnant mothers: a case of bumbuli district council by prisca m kiango. Aims to identify factors affecting pnc service utilization among child bearing age women who gave birth in the past two number of maternal and child health (mch.
This review of social and cultural factors affecting maternal and child mortality in sub-saharan africa categorizes these factors into those stemming from women's role in society, traditional marriage and fertility customs, cultural demand for unlimited childbearing and other beneficial or harmful traditional practices. Several studies conducted worldwide (magadi et al, 2008 gabrysch et al, 2009) have recognised socioeconomic factors and service delivery environment as important determinants for the use of maternal health services andersen's behavioural model (1968) examined the influence of an individual's demographic characteristics and health delivery. Factors affecting the utilization of antenatal care services in ibadan, nigeria maternal health services, antenatal care, utilization. Cultural and socio-economic factors in health, health services and and implicitly affecting their health status also economic factors in health, health.
Download citation on researchgate | factors affecting maternal health utilization in the philippines | abtract some 1,400 women die every day around the world from problems related to pregnancy. Considering global and national interests in the millennium development goal and nigeria's high level of maternal mortality, understanding the factors affecting maternal health use is crucial studies on the use of maternal care services have largely overlooked community and other contextual factors. Determinants of use of maternal health care services in a rural nigerian community the study was conducted to assess utilization pattern of maternal healthcare services and to identify factors affecting the use of these services in jesse kingdom of ethiope west local government area in delta state, south-south, nigeria.