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: 167

Full Length Research Paper

Evaluation of the quality of postnatal care and mothers’ satisfaction at the university college hospital Ibadan, Nigeria

Rose Ekama Ilesanmi
  • Rose Ekama Ilesanmi
  • Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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Janet Atinuke Akinmeye
  • Janet Atinuke Akinmeye
  • Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 16 May 2018
  •  Accepted: 27 August 2018
  •  Published: 30 September 2018

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