Table 2

Facility characteristics at baseline and follow-up

Baseline
(n=40)
Follow-up
(n=50)
Complete-level facility29 (72.5%)22 (44.0%)
Country
 Belize3 (7.5%)4 (8.0%)
 Guatemala5 (12.5%)11 (22.0%)
 Honduras10 (25.0%)11 (22.0%)
 Mexico16 (40.0%)11 (22.0%)
 Nicaragua6 (15.0%)13 (26.0%)
Paediatrician on staff33 (82.5%)38 (76.0%)
Relevant training* within prior 12 months30 (75.0%)42 (84.0%)
Availability of appropriate antibiotic combination11 (27.5%)32 (64.0%)
  • *Relevant training includes IMCI/AIEPI/management of neonatal complications.

  • IMCI, integrated management of childhood illnesses.