Replicating MamaToto in Rural Tanzania
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02506413|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : July 23, 2015
Last Update Posted : October 9, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Maternal Death Newborn Death||Other: MamaToto Package||Not Applicable|
This study will collect baseline data on indicators related to pre-natal care, delivery, post-natal care, treatment of childhood illnesses and family planning. Data collection tools/strategies include 1) a mapping exercise, 2) health facility audit 3) household surveys and 4) exit interviews. Data will be collected at baseline and endline. Operational data will be collected throughout the life of the study. Results will be used to inform implementation of interventions that aim to improve health facility capacity to deliver good quality care to women and children and to strengthen families and communities to better advocate for and engage in activities that promote healthier women and children.
Mapping data will be collected in two districts 1) Misungwi and 2) Kwimba. Baseline and endline data will be collected in Misungwi The intervention will begin in Misungwi in Yrs 1 and 2 and then roll out to Kwimba in YR 3.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||5000 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Replicating MamaToto in Rural Tanzania|
|Study Start Date :||April 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||April 2020|
MNCH Intervention Package
The division assigned to this arm will receive a comprehensive Maternal and Newborn Health (MNH) intervention package using the 'MamaToto Process'. Key intervention activities include:
Other: MamaToto Package
The MamaToto Package is an MNCH intervention that builds upon a prior successes in Uganda and will be adapted to meet the needs in Misungwi District in Tanzania. The intervention includes low-cost programming that builds upon the existing district health system structure and resources in order to strengthen the MNH capacity and training of the district, health facilities, and community health workers.
- Proportion of live births attended by a skilled health provider [ Time Frame: Change between pre (baseline) and post (endline-up to 36 months) intervention ]Percentage of women (15-49 year old) with at least one recent live birth (past two years) reporting their last delivery being attended to by a skilled health personnel (doctor, nurse, midwife, clinical officer or auxiliary midwife)
- Proportion of women receiving postnatal care <48H [ Time Frame: Change between pre (baseline) and post (endline-up to 36 months) intervention ]Percentage of women (15-49 years old) with a recent birth (<2 years) reporting postnatal care by any provider for within 2 days (0-48 hours) after her most recent delivery.
- Proportion of women receiving antenatal care 4 or more times during pregnancy [ Time Frame: Change between pre (baseline) and post (endline-up to 36 months) intervention ]Percentage of women (15-49 years old) reporting four or more antenatal care visits at a health facility during their most pregnancy, where their last pregnancy was completed within two years of survey
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02506413
|Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences|
|Principal Investigator:||Dismas K Matovelo, MD, MMed||Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences|