Table 5

Relationship between adherence to each additional practice and odds of mortality in 7 days post partum

Bundle of practices
Any practiceSupply preparationDirect provider care
No. of practices in setOR
(95% CI)
P valueNo. of practices in setOR
(95% CI)
P valueNo. of practices in setOR
(95% CI)
P value
‘Full’ set: practices for liveborn infants (early neonatal mortality)18*0.78 (0.71,0.85)<0.0160.95 (0.76, 1.19)0.61100.67 (0.56, 0.80)<0.01
‘Narrow’ set: practices for any birth (perinatal mortality)13*0.82 (0.72, 0.93)<0.0160.88 (0.74, 1.05)0.1450.73 (0.62, 0.86)<0.01
‘Narrow’ set: practices for any birth (stillbirth)13*0.81 (0.64, 1.04)0.1060.79 (0.56, 1.10)0.1550.83 (0.57, 1.21)0.31
  • *Birth companions during admission and within 1 hour of delivery are included in the full set of practices, but not in the supplies or direct provider care practices.