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Table 2 Principal outcomes, care practices for low birthweight newborns (34 clusters)

From: Community-based cluster randomized controlled trial: empowering households to identify and provide appropriate care for low-birthweight newborns in Nepal

  Skin-to-skin care Sought outside care
Intervention
% (n)
Control
% (n)
RR (CI) Intra-cluster correlation coefficients Intervention
% (n)
Control
% (n)
RR (CI) Intra-cluster correlation coefficients
< 2500 g 37% (503) 14.8% (649) 2.50 (2.01–3.10) 0.386 39.6% (503) 35% (649) 1.13 (0.97–1.31) 0.057
< 2000 g 33.3% (78) 13.4% (97) 2.48 (1.37–4.51) 0.337 42.3% (78) 38.3% (97) 1.05 (0.75–1.54) 0.157