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Kangaroo Mother Care in Malawi: Improving uptake

Kangaroo Mother Care in Malawi: Improving uptake

Malawi has prioritised Kangaroo Mother Care as a practice to improve growth of preterm babies and reduce mortality from premature births. Malawi has one of the highest mortality rates resulting from preterm births. Save the Children in partnership with the Ministry of Health conducted a study to determine whether the customised CarePlus wrap improves adherence to Kangaroo Mother Care practices. This brief outlines the main study results and recommendations from this study.

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