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Table 4 Secondary outcomes, source of data, measurement sequence, and definitions

From: eRegQual—an electronic health registry with interactive checklists and clinical decision support for improving quality of antenatal care: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial

Secondary outcomes Source of data Measurement sequence Definitions
Timely ANC visits Case records data from the PHC in the eRegistry Registrations continuously at point of care, data export to the trial monthly Proportion of women attending ANC who receive timely ANC visits according to guidelines at:
1. booking visit
2. 16 weeks gestation
3. 18–22 weeks gestation
4. 24–28 weeks gestation
5. 32 weeks gestation
6. 36 weeks gestation
Timely and appropriate screening and management of malpresentation ≥ 36 weeks Case records data from the PHC in the eRegistry Registrations continuously at point of care, data export to the trial monthly Proportion of women attending ANC who receive:
1. screening for fetal presentation at any visit ≥ 36 weeks, and
2. referred to hospital for non-cephalic presentation
Stillbirth Stillbirth data from the hospitals (public, private, and NGO hospitals) in the eRegistry Registrations continuously at point of care, data export to the trial monthly Baby born with no signs of life at or after 28 weeks of gestation
  1. ANC antenatal care, eRegistry electronic registry, NGO nongovernmental organization, PHC primary healthcare clinics