Maternal, Adolescent, and Child Health

IDEAS – Informed Decisions for Actions in Maternal and Newborn Health

IDEAS aims to improve the health and survival of mothers and babies through generating a strong body of evidence to inform policy and practice, working in Ethiopia, North-Eastern Nigeria and the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. IDEAS contribute to the evidence base by using standardised approaches to evaluate maternal and newborn health programmes across multiple projects […]

The IeDA Study – Integrated eDiagnosis Approach for the management of childhood illnesses at primary health facilities in Burkina Faso

Status: Ongoing Study Start Date: September 2014 Estimated End Date: September 2017 Current adherence to Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses guidelines is very low in Burkina Faso. A promising new approach involves using tablet computers to guide medical practitioners through the guidelines in real-time during a consultation. The data collected can then be used within cycles of […]