CitationFeeser, Karla; Chakraborty, Nirali M.; Calhoun, Lisa M.; & Speizer, Ilene S. (2020). Measures of Family Planning Service Quality Associated with Contraceptive Discontinuation: An Analysis of Measurement, Learning & Evaluation (MLE) Project Data from Urban Kenya. Gates Open Research, 3, 1453. PMCID: PMC7042708
AbstractIntroduction: Several measures to assess family planning service quality (FPQ) exist, yet there is limited evidence on their association with contraceptive discontinuation. Using data from the Measurement, Learning & Evaluation (MLE) Project, this study investigates the association between FPQ and discontinuation-while-in-need without switching in five cities in Kenya. Two measures of FPQ are examined - the Method Information Index (MII) and a comprehensive service delivery point (SDP) assessment rooted in the Bruce Framework for FPQ.
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleGates Open Research
Chakraborty, Nirali M.
Calhoun, Lisa M.
Speizer, Ilene S.