Monthly Archives: July 2017

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Every Preemie—SCALE Launches Do No Harm Technical Briefs to Improve the Safe and Effective Use of Key Inpatient Newborn Care Interventions

Complications due to preterm birth are the leading cause of child death globally. While 90 percent of extremely small newborns survive in high-resource settings, only ten percent survive in low-resource settings. The complexity of care, use of technology, limitations of staff and inadequate infrastructure, compounded by the underlying vulnerability of sick and preterm newborns, can [...]

By |2018-04-04T14:29:11+00:00July 19th, 2017|Global|0 Comments

PCI Secures Private Donation to Benefit Fragile Newborns, Mothers in Malawi

Nine health facilities in the Balaka District of Malawi recently received supplies that will transform the quality of care for more than 2,000 preterm and low birth weight (LBW) babies and their mothers. The shipment—which included special feeding cups, wraps for skin-to-skin contact, hospital gowns, bed linens, and baby hats and socks—was made possible through [...]

By |2018-04-04T14:29:18+00:00July 14th, 2017|Malawi|0 Comments