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23 Jul 2020

Validity of Expanded Program on Immunization Contact Method Health Behavior Estimates in Mali

Objectives

Objectives: 1) To assess the validity of the EPI Contact Method as a tool for monitoring bednet usage and treatment of common childhood illnesses by comparing data collected using the EPI Contact method to that collected during baseline and follow-up representative cross-sectional household surveys; 2) To evaluate the effectiveness of the EPI Contact Method as an intervention to improve bednet use and the appropriate treatment of common childhood illnesses; 3) To describe potential determinants of health worker performance of the EPI Contact Method; 4) To explore barriers to and motivations of net use at the household level.

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Date

2008 Oct - 2009 Dec

Total Project Funding

$185,000
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