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Table 1 Protect prevent and treat interventions considered for primary outcome indictors

From: Community and District Empowerment for Scale-up (CODES): a complex district-level management intervention to improve child survival in Uganda: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

  Protect by children establishing good health practices from birth Prevent children becoming ill from malaria, pneumonia and diarrhea Treat children who are ill with malaria, pneumonia and diarrhea with appropriate treatment
Acute respiratory infection 1. Exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months 1. Vaccines: measles, Hib. PCV 1. Improved care seeking and referral
2. Adequate complementary feeding 2. Use of LLINs 2. Timely appropriate case management at health facility and community level
3. Vitamin A supplementation 3. Hand washing with soap 3. Availability of key supplies: ACTs, RDTs, ORS, zinc, antibiotics
Diarrhea 4. Safe drinking water 4. Continued feeding (including breastfeeding)
5. Improved sanitation
6. (Reduced household pollution)
7. HIV prevention
Malaria/Fever 8. (Cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV- infected exposed children as HIV prevention)
9. Intermittent presumptive treatment
  1. ACT HiB Haemophilus influenzae type b, HIV human immunodeficiency virus, LLIN long-lasting insecticidal nets, ORS oral rehydration solution, PCV pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, RDTs rapid diagnostic tests