Female health workers boost primary care.

Abstract

Women residing in villages in three districts of Pakistan were recruited, trained to deliver primary care and mobilize their communities for health, assigned to limited catchment areas, provided with supervisory and managerial support, and remunerated. Their comprehensive activities substantially reduced infant, child and maternal mortality within a year… (More)

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@article{Barzgar1997FemaleHW, title={Female health workers boost primary care.}, author={Mahmood Barzgar and Maryam Rahim Sheikh and Mohamed Bile}, journal={World health forum}, year={1997}, volume={18 2}, pages={202-10} }