Exploring and optimising maternal and infant nutrition in North West Pakistan.

@article{Dykes2012ExploringAO,
  title={Exploring and optimising maternal and infant nutrition in North West Pakistan.},
  author={Fiona Dykes and Monique Lhussier and Sonia Ali Bangash and Mukhtiar Zaman and Nicola Lowe},
  journal={Midwifery},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={831-5}
}
OBJECTIVES the aim of this study was to explore and contextualise meanings, beliefs and practices surrounding maternal and infant nutrition in North West Pakistan and to use the findings to inform the development of a nutritional improvement programme adapted to local needs. DESIGN the Context-Mechanism-Outcome framework was used to gather contextual data, formulate questions and conduct focus groups to inform the design of a culturally appropriate nutritional health programme with the… CONTINUE READING