Title: Chlorhexidine Coverage and Compliance Survey 2017

Abstract: The Chlorhexidine ‘Navi” Care Program (CNCP), a USAID funded seven years program, was implemented JSI with support of Ministry of Health. The goal of the program was to reduce neonatal sepsis and newborn deaths in Nepal. This study was to determine the level of knowledge, availability and practice of Chlorhexidine by recently delivered women (RDW) in their last pregnancy. The study assesses knowledge of correct procedure for use, and the purpose of applying to newborn umbilical cord; level of use on the umbilical cord of newborns and compliance with prescribed application of Chlorhexidine.

Sponsored By: CAMRIS International, November 2017. Availability: Not available


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