Provider Mistreatment during Childbirth scale is an 8-item measure studying women's experiences of their provider during childbirth. The survey captures three types of provider mistreatment - Abuse, Failure to meet professional standards of care, and Stigma and discrimination.
Geographies Tested: India
Populations Included: Female
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
Participants reporting "yes" on any of the eight items were viewed as having experienced mistreatment by a provider during childbirth.
Raj, A., Dey, A., Boyce, S., Seth, A., Bora, S., Chandurkar, D., Hay, K., Singh, K., Das, A. K., Chakraverty, A., Ramakrishnan, A., Shetye, M., Saggurti, N., & Silverman, J. G. (2017). Associations between mistreatment by a provider during childbirth and maternal health complications in Uttar Pradesh, India. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 21(9), 1821-1833. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10995-017-2298-8
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