Summary: In areas of sub-Saharan Africa with holoendemic malaria, training local mother coordinators to teach mothers to give under-5 children antimalarial drugs may reduce under-5 mortality by up to 40%, compared to a community-health-worker, facility-based approach to evaluation and treatment.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/10950232/

Strength of Recommendation = B

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