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Nursing knowledge of essential maternal and newborn care in a high‐mortality urban African setting: A cross‐sectional study

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Aims To assess the knowledge of nurses of national guidelines for emergency maternity, routine newborn and small and sick newborn care in Nairobi County, Kenya. Background The vast majority of women deliver in a health facility in Nairobi. Yet, maternal and neonatal mortality remain high. Ensuring competency of health workers, in providing essential maternal and newborn interventions in health facilities will be key if further progress is to be made in reduc... Expand abstract
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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1111/jocn.14695

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0000-0001-5978-483X
Gathara, D More by this author
Mwaniki, A More by this author
Mwachiro, J More by this author
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
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Journal of Clinical Nursing Journal website
Volume:
28
Issue:
5-6
Pages:
882-893
Publication date:
2018-10-24
Acceptance date:
2018-10-16
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EISSN:
1365-2702
ISSN:
0962-1067
Pubs id:
pubs:936757
URN:
uri:569d25f4-939b-42f7-ae95-671458cd345c
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uuid:569d25f4-939b-42f7-ae95-671458cd345c
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pubs:936757

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