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Erratum to: Expanded Quality Management Using Information Power (EQUIP): protocol for a quasi-experimental study to improve maternal and newborn health in Tanzania and Uganda

  • Claudia Hanson1, 2, 5Email author,
  • Peter Waiswa1, 3,
  • Tanya Marchant2,
  • Michael Marx4,
  • Fatuma Manzi5,
  • Godfrey Mbaruku5,
  • Alex Rowe6,
  • Göran Tomson1, 7,
  • Joanna Schellenberg2,
  • Stefan Peterson1, 3, 8 and
  • the EQUIP Study Team
Implementation Science201510:152

Received: 19 October 2015

Accepted: 20 October 2015

Published: 29 October 2015

The original article was published in Implementation Science 2014 9:41

Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained mistakes. A portion of the text in the body of the article was supposed to comprise Table 2 (Table 1 here) and can be found below:
Table 1

Primary indicators

Primary coverage indicators

 % of women delivering in a health facility (institutional delivery)

 % of livebirths breastfed within one hour after delivery (immediate breastfeeding)

Primary quality indicator

 % of livebirths where oxytocin was administered within one minute after delivery

Primary knowledge indicators

 % of women knowing danger signs for pregnancy and newborn babies

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Department of Disease Control, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Kampala, Uganda
Evaplan GmbH the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Ifakara Health Institute, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Department of Learning, Informatics, Management, Ethics; Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, International Maternal and Child Health Unit, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden


  1. Hanson C, Waiswa P, Marchant T, Marx M, Manzi F, Mbaruku G, et al. Expanded Quality Management Using Information Power (EQUIP): protocol for a quasi-experimental study to improve maternal and newborn health in Tanzania and Uganda. Implement Sci. 2014;9:41. doi:10.1186/1748-5908-9-41.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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