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Table 4 Technical factors for episiotomy in Metema district, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2020 (n = 410)

From: Episiotomy practice and associated factors among mothers who gave birth at public health facilities in Metema district, northwest Ethiopia

Variables Frequency Percentage (%)
Use of oxytocin   
 Yes 59 14.39
 No 351 85.61
Fundal pressure   
 Yes 93 22.68
 No 317 77.32
Use of analgesia   
 Yes 15 3.66
 No 395 96.34
Instrumental vaginal delivery   
 Yes 64 15.61
 No 346 84.39
Birth attendants   
 Midwife 386 94.15
 HO 5 1.22
 Nurse 4 0.98
 IESO 9 2.20
 Doctor 6 1.46