Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program Meets HHS Criteria

Model effectiveness research report last updated: 2015

Effects shown in research & outcome measure details

Maternal health

Findings rated moderate

Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
Show findings details
Outcome measure Effect Follow-up timing Sample Sample size Intervention group Comparison group Group difference Effect size Statistical significance Notes
Adequate prenatal care
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, Bluegrass 898 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.77 Unadjusted mean = 0.50 OR = 4.23 HomeVEE calculated = 0.87 Statistically significant, p = 0.00
Pregnancy-induced hypertension
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, Bluegrass 898 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.11 Unadjusted mean = 0.20 OR = 0.49 HomeVEE calculated = -0.43 Statistically significant, p = 0.00

footnote213

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Show outcome measure summary
Outcome measure Outcome measure description Collection method Properties

Adequate prenatal care

Percentage of mothers who received adequate prenatal care during their pregnancy, as defined by the Kotelchuck Index Live birth records

Not reported by author

Pregnancy-induced hypertension

Percentage of women who experienced pregnancy-induced hypertension Live birth records

Not reported by author

Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
Show findings details
Outcome measure Effect Follow-up timing Sample Sample size Intervention group Comparison group Group difference Effect size Statistical significance Notes
Adequate prenatal care
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, KIPDA 376 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.65 Unadjusted mean = 0.72 OR = 0.78 HomeVEE calculated = -0.15 Not statistically significant, p = 0.17
Pregnancy-induced hypertension
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, KIPDA 376 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.11 Unadjusted mean = 0.20 OR = 0.56 HomeVEE calculated = -0.35 Statistically significant, p = 0.02

footnote213

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Show outcome measure summary
Outcome measure Outcome measure description Collection method Properties

Adequate prenatal care

Percentage of mothers who received adequate prenatal care during their pregnancy, as defined by the Kotelchuck Index Live birth records

Not reported by author

Pregnancy-induced hypertension

Percentage of women who experienced pregnancy-induced hypertension Live birth records

Not reported by author

Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
Show findings details
Outcome measure Effect Follow-up timing Sample Sample size Intervention group Comparison group Group difference Effect size Statistical significance Notes
Adequate prenatal care (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.74 Unadjusted mean = 0.71 OR = 1.14 HomeVEE calculated = 0.08 Statistically significant, p = 0.05
Maternal complications during delivery (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.02 Unadjusted mean = 0.03 OR = 0.60 HomeVEE calculated = -0.31 Statistically significant, p = 0.01

footnote213

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Maternal weight gain during pregnancy (pounds)
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 mothers Not reported Not reported Mean difference = -1.20 Not available Statistically significant, p = 0.05
Pregnancy-induced hypertension (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.09 Unadjusted mean = 0.18 OR = 0.51 HomeVEE calculated = -0.41 Statistically significant, p = 0.00

footnote213

Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Show outcome measure summary
Outcome measure Outcome measure description Collection method Properties

Adequate prenatal care (proportion)

Percentage of mothers who received adequate prenatal care during their pregnancy, as defined by the Kotelchuck Index Live birth records

Not reported by author

Maternal complications during delivery (proportion)

Percentage of women who experienced any complications associated with labor and delivery Live birth records

Not reported by author

Maternal receipt of WIC (proportion)

Percentage of women who received WIC for themselves during pregnancy Live birth records

Not reported by author

Maternal weight gain during pregnancy (pounds)

The change in reported weight (pounds) from pre-pregnancy to delivery Live birth records

Not reported by author

Pregnancy-induced hypertension (proportion)

Percentage of women who experienced pregnancy-induced hypertension Live birth records

Not reported by author

View Revisions