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Table 5 Type of birth across the intervention and control groups

From: A cost effectiveness analysis of midwife psycho-education for fearful pregnant women – a health system perspective for the antenatal period

  Intervention (n, %) Control (n, %)
Vaginal birth, unassisted 44 (48.4%) 39 (41.9%)
Vaginal birth, assisted 16 (17.6%) 15 (16.1%)
Unplanned caesarean section 16 (17.6%) 23 (24.7%)
Planned caesarean section, before labour commenced 11 (12.1%) 13 (14.0%)
Planned caesarean section, after labour commenced 4 (4.0%) 3 (3.2%)
Broad birth type
 Vaginal birth – any 60 (65.9%) 54 (58.1%)
 Caesarean section - any 31 (34.1%) 39 (41.9%)