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Table 2 Review outcomes

From: Effectiveness of respectful care policies for women using routine intrapartum services: a systematic review

Maternal outcomes
 Birth experience (self-reported or observed), including experience of respectful care, maternal satisfaction, sense of control, rating of birth experience, and psychological health
 Experiences of mistreatment (self-reported or observed), including abuse, disrespect, neglect, stigma, discrimination, poor communication or other forms
 Mode of birth
 Length of labour
 Use of pain relief
 Perineal/vaginal trauma
Fetal /Neonatal outcomes
 Perinatal hypoxia-ischaemia
 Perinatal mortality