Authors: Monica Okuga, Peter Waiswa, Rogers Mandu, Juddy Wachira, Claudia Hanson, and Fatuma Manzi
The authors conducted a cross-sectional study using 48 event narratives and 6 focus group discussions. Upon analyzing the collected qualitative data, it was found that community health workers and women’s saving groups improved illness recognition, decision-making, care-seeking for maternal and newborn illness.
Link: Illness recognition and care-seeking for maternal and newborn complications in rural eastern Uganda
Region: Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)