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Table 3 The 10 most frequently measured events

From: Assessing the performance of maternity care in Europe: a critical exploration of tools and indicators

Classification Measured events Type
1 Caesarean section Outcome
2 Vaginal delivery with instrument (type of instrument) Outcome
3 Maternal complications postnatal Outcome
4 Perineal tears Outcome
5 Method of infant feeding Process
6 Induction augmentation labour Process
7 Vaginal delivery without instruments (may include normal birth) Outcome
8 Apgar Outcome
9 Other NN complicatons Outcome
10 Mode onset labour Process