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Table 3 knowledge of postpartum women about PPIUCD in Addis Ababa public hospitals, Addis Ababa, August 25 to September 30, 2019-(N = 286)

From: Immediate postpartum intrauterine contraceptive device utilization and influencing factors in Addis Ababa public hospitals: a cross-sectional study

Questions Responses Correct responses Percent correct
TRUE FALSE
N % N %   
PPIUD can prevent pregnancies for more than 10 years. 176 61.5 110 38.5 TRUE 61.5
PPIUD is not appropriate for females at high risk of getting STIs. 147 51.4 139 48.6 FALSE 48.6
PPIUD has no interference with sexual intercourse or desire. 148 51.7 138 48.3 TRUE 51.7
PPIUD is immediately reversible (become pregnant quickly when removed). 182 63.6 104 36.4 TRUE 63.6
PPIUD does not cause cancer. 210 73.4 76 26.6 TRUE 73.4
PPIUD can be used by breast feeding mothers. 202 70.6 84 29.4 TRUE 70.6
PPIUD may cause changes in bleeding pattern. 196 68.5 90 31.5 TRUE 68.5
PPIUD can be used by HIV positive patients doing well on treatment. 117 40.9 169 59.1 TRUE 40.9
PPIUD is inserted free of charge in Ethiopia. 216 75.5 70 24.5 TRUE 75.5
PPIUD can be removed at any time you wish. 264 92.3 22 7.7 TRUE 92.3