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Malnutrition, morbidity and vaccination coverage in Bokoro District, Chad, 2016 (Mid Term Survey).3 OBJECTIVES 3.1 PRIMARY OBJECTIVES To estimate the impact of an integrated program targeted at preventing malnutrition on children under 5 years of age in Bokoro district. 3.2 SECONDARY OBJECTIVES - To describe the population in terms of age breakdown, sex, household composition etc. - To estimate overall mortality rate and under 5 mortality rate - To estimate the prevalence of severe and global acute malnutrition (SAM and GAM) in the under 5 year age group and in children between 6 and 23 months that are the specific target of MSF prevention activities; - To estimate the coverage of insecticide treated bednets in the community; - To estimate the coverage of soap and hygiene practices in the community - To estimate coverage of plumpydoz (nutritional food) in children between 6 months and 2 years of age and to investigate practices around plumpydoz.
Severe acute malnutrition and retrospective all-cause mortality in children under 5 years of age in target areas of Zamfara State, Nigeria: a SMART survey.2. OBJECTIVES 2.1. PRIMARY OBJECTIVES To estimate the all-cause mortality rate and proportion of SAM in children under 5 years of age in target areas in Zamfara State. 2.2. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES To determine causes of death To assess morbidity To assess health seeking behaviour To assess food security and nutritional practices Estimate the prevalence of gingivitis in children <5 years of age