Funding for this research was provided by:
International Development Research Center (107759-99906075-009)
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (ROH-115213)
Received: 31 December 2017
Accepted: 17 May 2018
First Online: 24 September 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The protocol was approved by the ethics committees in Burkina Faso and at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM). Participants provided consent to participate, as required by the ethics committees. The names of the study district and facilities are kept confidential due to the sensitivity of the research topic.
: We obtained consent to use images.
: MD is a co-researcher on the baseline and endline studies of the impact evaluation of PBF in Burkina Faso. VR is a co-researcher on the baseline study of the impact evaluation of PBF in Burkina Faso. However, they have received no salary from the funder (World Bank) for this activity. The authors have no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this paper.
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