A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY ON UTILISATION OF MATERNAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN THE RURAL AREA OF KANCHIPURAM DISTRICT, TAMILNADU

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T. Vignesh, Rashmi Gour

Abstract

Background:


The present study was carried out to know theĀ  factors associated with the utilization of maternal health services.


Objectives:


To study the utilisation of Maternal health care services in the rural area of Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu


Methodology:


The study was among 303 mothers in Padappai, Kanchipuram, The data regarding the utilisation were obtained using a pre -tested, semi-structured questionnaire.


Result:


In this study the antenatal care among the study participants was significantly associated with age of the study participants, education, occupation and socio-economic statusĀ  of the study participants.


Conclusion:


Strengthening of awareness regarding the maternal health care services and its importance of reducing the maternal mortality and morbidity is still required in rural area of Tamil Nadu.

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T. Vignesh, Rashmi Gour. (2021). A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY ON UTILISATION OF MATERNAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN THE RURAL AREA OF KANCHIPURAM DISTRICT, TAMILNADU. Annals of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology, 2878 - 2888. Retrieved from http://annalsofrscb.ro/index.php/journal/article/view/397
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