International Journal of
Nursing and Midwifery

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Nurs. Midwifery
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2456
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJNM
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 164

Full Length Research Paper

Knowledge of partograph utilization and its associated factors: A cross-sectional survey in Wolaita Zone Southern Ethiopia

Kidest Getu Melese
  • Kidest Getu Melese
  • Department of Midwifery, College of Health Sciences and Medicine, Wolaita Sodo University, Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia.
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Eyasu Tamru Bekiru
  • Eyasu Tamru Bekiru
  • Department of Midwifery, College of Health Sciences and Medicine, Wolaita Sodo University, Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 29 April 2018
  •  Accepted: 30 May 2018
  •  Published: 31 January 2019

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