Knowledge, practice and associated factors of essential newborn care at home among mothers in Gulomekada District, Eastern Tigray, Ethiopia, 2014

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BACKGROUND Around the world, more than three million newborns die in their first months of life every year. In Ethiopia during the last five years period; neonatal mortality is 37 deaths per 1000 live births. Even though there is an improvement compared to the past five years, there is still high home delivery 90 %, and high neonatal mortality about the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12884-016-0931-y

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@inproceedings{Misgna2016KnowledgePA, title={Knowledge, practice and associated factors of essential newborn care at home among mothers in Gulomekada District, Eastern Tigray, Ethiopia, 2014}, author={Haftom Gebrehiwot Misgna and Haftu Berhe Gebru and Mulugeta Molla Birhanu}, booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth}, year={2016} }