The 4MOTHERS trial of the impact of a mobile money-based intervention on maternal and neonatal health outcomes in Madagascar: study protocol of a cluster-randomized hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial
DiscussionA cluster-randomized, hybrid effectiveness-implementation design allows for a robust approach to determine whether the MMHW is a feasible and beneficial intervention in a resource-restricted public healthcare environment. We expect the results of our study to guide future initiatives and health policy decisions related to maternal and neonatal health and universal healthcare coverage through technology in Madagascar and other countries in sub-Saharan Africa.Trial registrationThis trial was registered on March 12, 2021: Deutsches Register Klinischer Studien (German Clinical Trials Register), identifier:DRKS0001492...
Source: Trials - October 21, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Efficacy, Safety and Immunogenicity Evaluation of MTBVAC in Newborns in Sub-Saharan Africa
Condition:   Tuberculosis Interventions:   Biological: MTBVAC;   Biological: BCG Sponsors:   Biofabri, S.L;   TuBerculosis Vaccine Initiative;   University of Cape Town;   Institut Pasteur de Madagascar;   Biomedical Research Center EPLS;   Universidad de Zaragoza;   University of Stellenbosch;   University of KwaZulu;   Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Ltd Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - July 23, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Dried Blood Spot Test to Assess TB in Pregnancy
Condition:   Tuberculosis Interventions:   Diagnostic Test: 3G DBS;   Diagnostic Test: Sputum Test;   Diagnostic Test: 3G Veinous Blood Sponsors:   Institut Pasteur de Madagascar;   National Tuberculosis Program, Madagascar;   Analakely Hospital University Care and Public Health, Madagascar;   Virginia-Maryland College Veterinary Medecine, Blacksburg;   Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - May 4, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials