Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-05-11
Received: 24 August 2017
Accepted: 26 April 2018
First Online: 11 May 2018
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: All data of this retrospective audit were anonymously collected after discharge of the patient and were written down by the health workers as part of routine care. The data could not be traced back to an individual patient. No written informed consent was obtained from patients. Written permission for this study was obtained from the hospital medical officer in charge and the Nzega district medical officer. Ethical approval was provided by the directorate of research and publications of the University of Dodoma (ref. UDOM/DRP/346).
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