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Table 1 Study characteristics included in the systematic review and meta-analysis

From: Adverse fetal outcomes and its associated factors in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Authors Region Study area Study design Sample size Prevalence Response rate Outcome variables Quality
Abebe Eyowas et al. [21] Amhara Bahirdar cross sectional 3003 37.796 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
Ritbano A et al. [22] SNNPR Bitajira cross sectional 313 18.211 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Kebede et al. [23] Amhara D/tabor case control 620 100% Low risk
Cherie N, Mebratu A [24] Amhara Dessie cross sectional 462 32.468 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Kassa et al. [25] Amhara E/gojjam cross sectional 1134 19.224 90.40% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
Feleke G et al. [26] SNNPR Gamo gofa case control 420 98.50% Low risk
Adane et al. [27] Amhara Gondar cross sectional 481 22.661 98.16% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
Tsegaye and Kassa [28] SNNPR Hawassa cross sectional 580 18.276 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Abdo et al. [29] SNNPR Hossana cross sectional 327 24.465 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Eyosias Yeshialem [30] Oromia Jimma case control 344 100% Low risk
Eshete A et al. [31] Amhara North wollo cross sectional 295 23.051 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Ediris et al. [32] Oromia Shashemene cross sectional 306 34.967 100% Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth & congenital defect Low risk
Abera Haftu et al. [33] Tigray Shire cross sectional 425 22.588 100 Preterm birth, LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
Tsegaye Lolaso [34] SNNPR Kembata cross sectional 718 13.928 93% Preterm birth,LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
Mekonnen M, et al. [37] Somali Fafan cross sectional 1050 51.905 98.30% Stillbirth, congenital defect Low risk
Hailemariam Workie [35] Tigray Mekelle Cross sectional 340 25 100% Preterm birth,LBW, Stillbirth Low risk
kassahun et al. [36] Amhara Woldia cross sectional 462 31.818 100% Preterm birth,LBW, Stillbirth Low risk