This summary report describes the study conducted by the Human Development Research Foundation investigating the preference for birthing place, and the associated reasons, of the community households for community midwife (CMW)-assisted deliveries in Pakistan. It briefly covers study design and methodology, and key results (quantitative and qualitative), and ends with a discussion and conclusions section and some key recommendations.
Anon. Summary Report. Preference of birthing place: a mixed methods national study of communities, households, community midwives & MNCH programme. Human Development Research Foundation (HDRF), Islamabad, Pakistan (2012) 6 pp.