Evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of the treatment of uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition by lady health workers as compared to an outpatient therapeutic feeding programme in Sindh Province, Pakistan

E. Rogers et al. 2019

This study assessed the costs and cost-effectiveness of treatment for cases of severe acute malnutrition (SAM) without complications delivered by government-employed Lady Health Workers (LHWs), and complemented with non-governmental organisation (NGO) delivered outpatient facility-based care compared with NGO delivered outpatient facility-based care only alongside a two-arm randomised controlled trial conducted in Sindh Province, Pakistan.