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Table 1 Study participants according to recruitment place

From: Life after pelvic organ prolapse surgery: a qualitative study in Amhara region, Ethiopia

Hospital Number Community Number
Women admitted for surgical treatment of prolapse a 8 Follow-up of women having undergone surgical treatment at hospital 8
Health care providers 2 Women who had undergone surgical treatment at the same facility and time period 4
Representative from organization affiliated with the hospital 1 Health extension workers working at community level 4
   Health care providers working at health centre level 2
   Representatives from international NGO 2
   Representatives from the health authorities at district level 2
Total interviews 11   22
  1. aThese women were primarily taking part in a sub-study that focused on the experience of living with prolapse [16], and were recruited for a follow-up visit in their homes