Table 5 : Distribution of 1067 skilled birth attendants and frequency of the use
of partograph for monitoring labour in 30 health facilities, Anambra State, Nigeria.


Variable Number Percent

Category of skilled birth attendant Health workers
(N=1067)
--
Nurse-midwives (double qualified) 613 57.5
Medical doctors (non-obstetrician) 332 31.1
Registered midwives (single qualified) 45 4.2
Obstetricians 28 2.6
Registered nurses (single qualified) 27 2.5
Nurse/midwife community health officers 22 2.1
Use of partograph Facilities (N=30) --
Always used 7 23.3
Sometimes used 10 33.3
Never used 13 43.4

Ifeadike et al.Research Journal of Women's Health  2016 3:2DOI : 10.7243/2054-9865-3-2