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Table 2 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Integrated and simplified approaches to community management of acute malnutrition in rural Kenya: a cluster randomized trial protocol

CHVs Inclusion/ exclusion Criteria Under-five Children Inclusion/ Exclusion Criteria
Inclusion criteria
• CHVs who have been recruited and trained as CHVs by the MoH community strategy and willing to undertake and devote more of their time to the study
Inclusion criteria
• Children 6 to 59 months presenting with SAM (a MUAC of < 115 mm or presence of bilateral pitting edema, without complications) or MAM (MUAC of 115 to 125 mm).
• Parents/caretakers willing to participate in the study
Exclusion criteria
• CHVs who have discontinued their community services or move out of the study area
Exclusion criteria
• Parents/caretakers who are not willing to consent/ participate in the study.