Unresolved Issues in Implementing Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Approach

Document Type : Letter to Editor


Department of Family Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA



Dear Editor,

Debate has been continuing for the implementation for Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses (IMCI) strategy on childhood pneumonia to curve under-5 mortality in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Recent systematic reviews are still divided into both positives1,2 and negatives3 on the effectiveness of training and supportive supervision.4 ... (Read more...)


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