Retrospective mortality survey in the MSF catchment area in Fizi health zone, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619244
Title:
Retrospective mortality survey in the MSF catchment area in Fizi health zone, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo
Authors:
Lenglet, Annick; Bil, Karla; Mandelkow, Jantina
Abstract:
. OBJECTIVES 2.1. PRIMARY OBJECTIVES To estimate the crude mortality rate for the total population (host and IDP) and for children under five years of age in the health zone of Fizi, South Kivu, DRC, in order to understand the current health status of the population in this catchment area. 2.2. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES  To determine the prevalence of self-reported morbidities in the two weeks preceding the survey in household members;  To determine the frequency and reasons for displacement;  To assess access to health care;  To determine the main causes of deaths during the recall period;  To measure the incidence and types of direct violence experienced by the civilian population;  To evaluate household ownership of basic non-food items;
Affiliation:
MSF-OCA
Issue Date:
31-Jul-2018
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619244
Type:
Other
Language:
en
Description:
Research Protocol
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dc.contributor.authorLenglet, Annicken
dc.contributor.authorBil, Karlaen
dc.contributor.authorMandelkow, Jantinaen
dc.date.accessioned2018-07-31T13:23:58Z-
dc.date.available2018-07-31T13:23:58Z-
dc.date.issued2018-07-31-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/619244-
dc.descriptionResearch Protocolen
dc.description.abstract. OBJECTIVES 2.1. PRIMARY OBJECTIVES To estimate the crude mortality rate for the total population (host and IDP) and for children under five years of age in the health zone of Fizi, South Kivu, DRC, in order to understand the current health status of the population in this catchment area. 2.2. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES  To determine the prevalence of self-reported morbidities in the two weeks preceding the survey in household members;  To determine the frequency and reasons for displacement;  To assess access to health care;  To determine the main causes of deaths during the recall period;  To measure the incidence and types of direct violence experienced by the civilian population;  To evaluate household ownership of basic non-food items;en
dc.language.isoenen
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dc.subjectFizien
dc.subjectHealth Zoneen
dc.subjectDRCen
dc.subjectSouth Kivuen
dc.subjectmortality surveyen
dc.titleRetrospective mortality survey in the MSF catchment area in Fizi health zone, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congoen
dc.typeOtheren
dc.contributor.departmentMSF-OCAen
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