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Strengthening Nutrition Services within Integrated Community Case Management of Childhood Illnesses in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Evidence to Guide Implementation

Publish Date: February 2019
Author: Justine A. Kavle, Michel Pacqué, Sarah Dalglish, Evariste Mbombeshayi, Jimmy Anzolo, Janvier Mirindi, Maphie Tosha, Octave Safari, Lacey Gibson, Sarah Straubinger, Richard Bachunguye

This qualitative implementation science study aimed to identify gaps and opportunities available to strengthen service delivery of nutrition within integrated community case management (iCCM) at the health facility and community level in Tshopo Province, based on findings on the cultural beliefs, perceptions, and knowledge guiding infant and young child feeding (IYCF) and child illness, and health provider perspectives on nutrition and iCCM.

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