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Table 1 Trial outcomes and indicators

From: Community mobilisation with women's groups facilitated by Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) to improve maternal and newborn health in underserved areas of Jharkhand and Orissa: study protocol for a cluster-randomised controlled trial

Mortality
Neonatal mortality rate Number of Neonatal deaths per 1000 livebirths
Stillbirth rate Number of Stillbirths per 1000 births
Early neonatal mortality rate Number of early neonatal deaths (0-6 days) per 1000 livebirths
Late neonatal mortality rate Number of late neonatal deaths (7-28 days) per 1000 livebirths
Maternal mortality ratio Number of maternal deaths per 100 000 livebirths
Pregnancy-related mortality ratio Number of pregnancy-related deaths per 100 000 livebirths
Perinatal mortality rate Number of perinatal deaths per 1000 births
Care-seeking practices
4+ ANC visits % of births for which mothers received 3+ ANC visits from a skilled provider (doctor, ANM, or other nurse)
Care-seeking for a problem in pregnancy % of births for which mother had a problem in pregnancy and sought care from a qualified provider
Institutional delivery % of births that took place at health facility (public or private)
Birth preparedness % of births for which mothers who made a plan for the delivery
Skilled Birth Attendance % of home births for which mothers delivered with a skilled birth attendant (doctor, ANM, or other nurse)
Care-seeking for delivery complications % of births in which complications were identified for which mother sought skilled care
Maternal postnatal visit (qualified provider) % of births for which mother received at least one postnatal check-up from skilled provider (doctor, ANM or other nurse)
Infant postnatal visits (qualified provider) % of births for which child received at least one postnatal check-up from skilled provider (doctor, ANM, other nurse or ASHA)
Care-seeking for infant illness % of births for which mothers sought care from qualified provider if infant had either fever, diarrhoea or cough in first 6 weeks
Home care practices
Clean delivery practices For home births only:
% of births for which attendant washed their hands with soap
% of births for which attendant/mother had a sheet
% of births for which attendant had new or boiled blade
% of births for which attendant boiled thread
% of births for which attendant washed their hands
% of births for which attendant put nothing/antiseptic on cord
Immediate and exclusive breastfeeding % of liveborn infants breastfed within first hour
% of liveborn infants exclusively breastfed for first six weeks
Thermal care % of liveborn infants wrapped within first hour after birth
% of liveborn infants wiped within first hour after birth
% of liveborn infants not bathed in first 24 hours after birth
Skin-to-skin/kangaroo care % of liveborn infants given kangaroo (skin to skin care) within the first hour after birth
Interaction with other interventions
Home visits & JSY % mothers who received home visits on the 1st day of life
% mothers who received home visits on 1st, 3rd and 7th day of life
% mothers who had an institutional delivery assisted by the Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme