Knowledge and performance of the Ethiopian health extension workers on antenatal and delivery care: a cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Medhanyie2012KnowledgeAP,
  title={Knowledge and performance of the Ethiopian health extension workers on antenatal and delivery care: a cross-sectional study},
  author={Araya Abrha Medhanyie and Mark Spigt and Geert-Jan Dinant and Rom{\'a}n Blanco},
  booktitle={Human resources for health},
  year={2012}
}
UNLABELLED BACKGROUND In recognition of the critical shortage of human resources within health services, community health workers have been trained and deployed to provide primary health care in developing countries. However, very few studies have investigated whether these health workers can provide good quality of care. This study investigated the knowledge and performance of health extension workers (HEWs) on antenatal and delivery care. The study also explored the barriers and… CONTINUE READING
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