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Table 3 Knowledge of FP methods among HIV positive and negative women

From: Factors influencing uptake of contraceptive implants in the immediate postpartum period among HIV infected and uninfected women at two Kenyan District Hospitals

Knowledge of FP methods HIV status Total N (%) P value
Positive N (%) Negative N (%)
IUCD 65 (71.4) 55 (58.5) 120 (65) 0.066
LAM 2 (2.2) 4 (4.3) 6 (3.2) 0.430
Rhythm method 2 (2.2) 3 (3.2) 5 (2.7) 0.677
Female condom 11 (12) 18 (19.1) 29 (15.7) 0.187
Female sterilization 39 (42.9) 15 (16) 54 (29.2) <0.001
Implants 62 (68.1) 51 (54.3) 113 (61.1) 0.053
Injectable 84 (92.3) 88 (93.6) 172 (93) 0.728
Male condom 64 (70.3) 50 (53.2) 114 (61.6) 0.017
Male sterilization 11 (12.1) 3 (3.2) 14 (7.6) 0.022
Contraceptive pills 85 (93.4) 85 (90.4) 170 (92) 0.458
Withdrawal method 16 (17.6) 13 (13.8) 29 (15.7) 0.483