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Table 2 Reasons given for not attending a newborn follow-up visit (multiple answers possible)

From: Newborn follow-up after discharge from a tertiary care hospital in the Western Cape region of South Africa: a prospective observational cohort study

Reasons n = 212
Maternal illness 68
Baby is healthy 61
No money for transport 54
Long queue at the clinic 10
No reason given 10
Not informed about follow-up 9