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The seven Cs of the high acceptability of home-based VCT: Results from a mixed methods approach in Zambia
HIV testing and counselling is a critical gateway to prevention and treatment. Yet, coverage remains insufficient, few couples are tested together and gender differences in access exist. We used an embedded mixed methods ...
Accountable priority setting for trust in health systems - the need for research into a new approach for strengthening sustainable health action in developing countries
(BioMed Central, 2009-10-24)
Abstract Despite multiple efforts to strengthen health systems in low and middle income countries, intended sustainable improvements in health outcomes have not been shown. To date most priority ...
Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial
(BioMed Central, 2016-12-09)
Background: Adolescent pregnancies pose a risk to the young mothers and their babies. In Zambia, 35% of young girls in rural areas have given birth by the age of 18 years. Pregnancy rates are particularly high among ...