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Table 3 Coefficients for the effects of explanatory variables on the mother and newborn survival (N = 7,214)

From: Mother and newborn survival according to point of entry and type of human resources in a maternal referral system in Kayes (Mali)

Variables Mother survival Newborn survival
Point of entry into the ERS   
CHClevel Ref Ref
DHClevel 0.06 0.18**
RHlevel - 0.12 0.30**
Distance   
More than 50 km Ref Ref
5 km or less 0.37** 0.27**
From 6 to 50 km 0.16* 0.09*
Diagnosis   
Uterine rupture and dystocic/prolonged labor Ref Ref
Hemorrhage -0.20* -0.85**
Éclampsia/Pre-eclampsia -0.84** -0.24**
Other -0.01 -0.23**
Treatment: current caesarean   
No Ref Ref
Yes -0.32** 0.41**
Treatment: transfusion   
No Ref Ref
Yes -0.61** -0.77**
Previous caesarean section   
No Ref Ref
Yes 0.37 0.54**
Age   
35 years and more Ref Ref
16 years or less 0.32* 0.41**
17 to 34 years 0.18* 0.22**
District   
Rural districts Ref Ref
Kayes 0.38** 0.15**
  1. * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.01