Community mobilization for safe motherhood

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Rukhsana Gazi,

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    1. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Health Systems and Infectious Diseases Division, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    • Rukhsana Gazi, Health Systems and Infectious Diseases Division, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, 68 Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed, Sarani, Mohakhali, Dhaka, 1212, Bangladesh. Rukhsana@icddrb.org.

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  • S. Shahed Hossain,

    1. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Health Systems and Infectious Diseases Division, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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  • K Zaman,

    1. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Child Health Unit, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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  • Tracey Perez Koehlmoos

    1. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Health and Family Planning Systems Programme, Dhaka, Bangladesh
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To compare the effectiveness of community mobilization strategies linked to antenatal, intra partum and post natal care and existing routine antenatal, intra partum and post natal care (without community mobilization), imparted to mothers or community members, including their family members or healthcare providers in low- and middle-income country settings, on access to healthcare knowledge and practices regarding pregnancy care and safe delivery, participation of the community members, maternal mortality, maternal morbidity, neonatal mortality, equity and cost-effectiveness.