Published on in Vol 10, No 8 (2021): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/28156, first published .
Effect of Community-Based Kangaroo Mother Care Package on Neonatal Mortality Among Preterm and Low Birthweight Infants in Rural Pakistan: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of Community-Based Kangaroo Mother Care Package on Neonatal Mortality Among Preterm and Low Birthweight Infants in Rural Pakistan: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of Community-Based Kangaroo Mother Care Package on Neonatal Mortality Among Preterm and Low Birthweight Infants in Rural Pakistan: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Shabina Ariff 1*, MBBS, FCPS;  Atif Habib 2*, PhD;  Zahid Memon 2, MPH;  Tayyaba Arshad 2, MSc;  Tariq Samejo 2, MPH;  Ikram Maznani 2, MSc;  Muhammad Umer 2, MBA;  Amjad Hussain 2, MSc;  Arjumand Rizvi 2, MSc;  Imran Ahmed 2, MSc;  Sajid Bashir Soofi 1, 2, MBBS, FCPS;  Zulfiqar A Bhutta 2, PhD

1 Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, Aga Khan University , Karachi , PK

2 Center of Excellence in Women & Child Health, Aga Khan University , Karachi , PK

*these authors contributed equally

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  • Zulfiqar A Bhutta, PhD
  • Center of Excellence in Women & Child Health
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