Research Article

Primary health care facility infrastructure and services and the nutritional status of children 0 to 71 months old and their caregivers attending these facilities in four rural districts in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces, South Africa

Published in: South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Volume 23, issue 1, 2010 , pages: 21–27
DOI: 10.1080/16070658.2010.11734254
Author(s): S SchoemanNutritional Intervention Research Unit,, Cm SmutsCurrently from Center of Excellence in Nutrition, Potchefstroom, M FaberNutritional Intervention Research Unit,, M Van StuijvenbergNutritional Intervention Research Unit,, A OelofseCurrently from Center for Nutrition,, Ja LaubscherBio-statistics Unit,, Ajs BenadéCurrently from Cape Peninsula University of Technology,, Ma DhansayCurrently from Executive Research Directorate,

Abstract

Objective: To assess primary health care (PHC) facility infrastructure and services, and the nutritional status of 0 to 71-month-old children and their caregivers attending PHC facilities in the Eastern Cape (EC) and KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) provinces in South Africa.

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