Low Cost Interventions to Improve Adherence to Childhood Immunization Schedule

2014-08-27 03:33:27 | BioPortfolio


The objective of the study was to assess the effect of 1) redesigned immunization card, 2) center-based education to mothers, and 3) redesigned card with center-based education to mothers, provided at DPT1, on DPT3 completion in a randomized controlled trial at rural Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) centers in Karachi, Pakistan.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care


Childhood Immunization Completion


Redesigned immunization card, Center based education to mothers/caregivers, Redesigned immunization card with center based education to mother/caregivers


EPI immunization centers




University of Alabama at Birmingham

Results (where available)

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