Clean Home-delivery in Rural Southern Tanzania: Barriers, Influencers, and Facilitators

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The study explored the childbirth-related hygiene and newborn care practices in home-deliveries in Southern Tanzania and barriers to and facilitators of behaviour change. Eleven home-birth narratives and six focus group discussions were conducted with recently-delivering women; two focus group discussions were conducted with birth attendants. The use of… (More)

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@inproceedings{Shamba2013CleanHI, title={Clean Home-delivery in Rural Southern Tanzania: Barriers, Influencers, and Facilitators}, author={Donat Dominic Shamba and Joanna R M Armstrong Schellenberg and Suzanne C. Penfold and Irene Mashasi and Mwifadhi Mrisho and Fatuma Manzi and Tanya C Marchant and Marcel Tanner and Hassan M Mshinda and David Schellenberg and Zelee Hill}, booktitle={Journal of health, population, and nutrition}, year={2013} }