Monthly Archives: October 2016

An Assessment Of The Feasibilty And Acceptability Of Introducing Chlorhexidine Umbilical Cord Care Into The Routine Health System In Ghana

As part of the efforts to reduce neonatal mortality caused by neonatal sepsis, a new formulation for umbilical cord management is proposed to be introduced to replace methylated spirit. The study was conducted by the Research and Development Division of the Ghana Health Service in conjunction with the Dodowa Health Research Centre. The pre-intervention study… View Article
October 23, 2016
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Contextualizing LF HOTSPOTS In Some Districts In Ghana

Lymphatic Filariasis (LF) is a significant health problem in many developing countries with about 1.1 billion people known to live in endemic areas. This condition leads to permanent disability and undermines the social and economic welfare of affected people and communities. This study sought to explore and identify strategies for more effective mass drug administration… View Article
October 18, 2016
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