International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications / 2015 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Improving Perinatal Care in the Rural Regions Worldwide by Wireless Enabled Antepartum Fetal Monitoring: A Demonstration Project

Table 4

Questionnaires for the informants (pregnant women and healthcare oersonnel).

Pregnant women: during pregnancy Healthcare providersPregnant women: postpartum

Why did you accept the device?Do you know how the device works, what is your opinion?What do you think of the device that monitored your pregnancy?

How do you feel when you have the device on you?Do you think the device is reliable?Which do you think is more reliable: monitoring with the device or the directions from the midwife?

What have been some comments you have received from your relatives since you started using the device?Do you think the operation of the device is complicated?Did you trust the results of the device?

Have your expenses decreased with the use of the device?Did you receive training prior to handling the device, how?What do you think should improve the overall implementation of the device?

How much have you saved?Have you had difficulties operating the device, which one?What comments have you received from your family about the use of the prototype?

What do you do with the money you have saved?How do you get organized to implement the device operation in pregnant patients?Would you accept to use it again?

Do you understand the results that are shown in the device?Did you observe any cultural inconvenience to use the device?If it had any cost would you pay for it?

Would you recommend the use of this device to all pregnant women?What have been the work flow changes in the process of caring for pregnant women during the consultation?

Are there days that you have not come to receive the application of the device, why?How do you think we can improve the implementation of this technology?

What benefits do you think you get from this device?List some basic features that you think are important to cover as health personnel that applies the device.

Do you see any difficulty using the device?Do you use some strategies to encourage participation from husband? Which?

Would you use the device again in another pregnancy?

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