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Erratum to: Auxiliary midwives in hard to reach rural areas of Myanmar: filling MCH gaps

Erratum

In the publication of this article [1], the following percentage symbols were accidentally missed out from the ‘Results’ and ‘Discussion’ sections:

Results

2. Becoming an auxiliary midwife: the pathways

…as 89 % reported…

3. AMW: contributions of and supports to AMW

…about 9 % of the respondents…

…such as technical supervision (99 %), refresher course (99 %), replenishment of AMW kits (96 %)…

4. AMW: Intention to stay

…if they needed to change their domicile (21 %)

Discussion

…Naturally in Myanmar, 39 % of AMWs…

In addition to the above, some figures in Table 4 were misaligned. The updated Table 4 is presented below:

Table 4 Expected years to serve the community and potential reasons for quitting AMW job

All the above have been updated in the original article.

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    Wangmo S, et al. Auxiliary midwives in hard to reach rural areas of Myanmar: filling MCH gaps. BMC Public Health. 2016;16:914. doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3584-x.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3584-x.

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Wangmo, S., Suphanchaimat, R., Htun, W.M.M. et al. Erratum to: Auxiliary midwives in hard to reach rural areas of Myanmar: filling MCH gaps. BMC Public Health 16, 1074 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3747-9

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