The intervention did not impact sexual initiation or multiple sex partnerships. This includes not only the research but also publication and sharing of results. Strategies: Outside the scope of this document. Only six papers were classified as high quality while the majority was classified as medium quality or low quality. Public health, conflict and human rights: toward a collaborative research agenda. Reproductive health services for refugees by refugees in Guinea I: family planning.
This document describes two types of integrated programme strategies. Provision of antiretroviral treatment in conflict settings: the experience of Medecins Sans Frontieres. What is the quality of the evaluations? Protecting and improving breastfeeding practices during a major emergency: lessons learnt from the baby tents in Haiti. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. Our approach is integrated, with programmes designed to treat and prevent the direct causes of malnutrition, like inadequate diets, complementing programmes that address the underlying factors, such as poor knowledge of feeding practices or lack of clean water. Contraceptive Method Choice in Developing Countries.
Combination antiretroviral therapy in population affected by conflict: outcomes from large cohort in northern Uganda; pp. New England Journal of Medicine. Fewer than half of the papers used any kind of comparison, either between pre- and post- measures or between intervention and comparison groups. The full contents of the supplement are available online at. Adolescents were underserved, and safe abortion was not even assessed. The decision to implement one or more of these integrated programme strategies should follow from a local assessment, preferably conducted in both the refugee and host communities.
The number of signal functions available increased in all 31 facilities. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. Intrapartum and very early neonatal death rate 8. Limitations of this review include its restriction to quantitative methodologies and to papers published in English, which may have excluded relevant publications. The 8-modules promoted positive condom attitudes and increased skills and self-efficacy to refuse sex, negotiate condom use and use condoms effectively. Reducing death and disability from unsafe abortion; pp.
The 8-modules promoted positive condom attitudes and increased skills and self-efficacy to refuse sex, negotiate condom use and use condoms effectively. Adolescent sexual and reproductive health toolkit for humanitarian settings: A companion to the Inter-agency field manual on reproductive health in humanitarian settings. Caesarean sections as a proportion of all births acceptable level between 5 and 15% 6. Proven evidenced-based strategies should be adapted and implemented in humanitarian settings. Who should be undertaking population-based surveys in humanitarian emergencies? No significant differences found in maternal health knowledge or attitudes.
Moreover, it is critical that best practices be shared across the humanitarian and development fields. Yet, only three of the seven maternal and newborn health programs that were evaluated aimed to improve the availability of these critical services. Implementation of integrated programme strategies should be accompanied by rigorous monitoring and evaluation of both process and outcome indicators. Vulnerable children and youth studies. Home-based life-saving skills in Liberia: acquisition and retention of skills and knowledge. Studies were not excluded on the basis of their quality. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr.
Providing food assistance in an emergency can save lives, but the right nutrition at the right time can also help change lives and break the cycle of poverty. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics. Low 1,2,3,4,5These articles refer to the same program. Can community health workers increase coverage of reproductive health services? Parker R, Sommer M, editor. Table provides a summary of the included papers. Despite significant progress over recent decades, poor nutrition remains a colossal and universal problem, with one in three people on the planet affected by some form of malnutrition.
Strategies 9-10 Outside the scope of this document. Int J Ment Health Syst. To build the capacity of formal health care providers e. Evaluations using pre- and post-intervention measures or quasi-experimental designs may be appropriate, particularly where a program strategy is implemented in phases and a group that has not yet received the intervention serves as a comparison for a group in an earlier phase of the program. Undernutrition — inadequate energy or nutrients — continues to affect more than 150 million children worldwide, while rates of overweight and obesity are also rising in all countries. Results The search strategy yielded 5,669 papers after duplicates were removed; 5,310 were excluded based on a review of the title.