A Large Cross-Sectional Community-Based Study of Newborn Care Practices in Southern Tanzania


Despite recent improvements in child survival in sub-Saharan Africa, neonatal mortality rates remain largely unchanged. This study aimed to determine the frequency of delivery and newborn-care practices in southern Tanzania, where neonatal mortality is higher than the national average. All households in five districts of Southern Tanzania were approached to… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015593


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