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Table 2 Themes, categories and sub-categories

From: Maternal health care professionals' perspectives on the provision and use of antenatal and delivery care: a qualitative descriptive study in rural Vietnam

Theme Category Subcategory
Contextual conditions for maternal health care Facilitators and barriers to access of maternal health care Pregnant women's reasons for attending ANC
   Changing society
   Son preference
  Organisation of maternal health care Routine care at ANC and at delivery
   Management of CHS and prerequisite for employment
   Suggested improvements
Balancing between possibilities and constraints Interpersonal interactions Midwife-pregnant woman interaction
   Husbands role during pregnancy and childbirth
   Midwife-family interaction
   Pregnant women's desire to deliver at the CHS
  Health care professionals' working conditions Physical work environment
   Mental work environment