Time volunteered on community health activities by brigadistas in Nicaragua

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Meredith Adamo; Dixmer Rivera; Rashed Shah; Jeanne Koepsell; Leonel Martínez; Justo Pastor Ortiz; Carlos José Jarquín Navarrete; David R. Marsh;
  • Publisher: Pan American Health Organization
  • Journal: Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública (issn: 1680-5348)
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  • Subject: Primary health care | health resources | Nicaragua | Medicine | R | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | RC955-962 | Public aspects of medicine | RA1-1270

ABSTRACT Objective To report on how brigadistas (“health brigadiers”) in Nicaragua volunteer their time before the introduction of expanded responsibilities (beyond the scope of integrated community case management (iCCM)) for sick children 2–59 months old. Methods Th... View more
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