This article is part of the supplement: Technical inputs, enhancements and applications of the Lives Saved Tool (LiST)

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Clean birth and postnatal care practices to reduce neonatal deaths from sepsis and tetanus: a systematic review and Delphi estimation of mortality effect

Hannah Blencowe13*, Simon Cousens1, Luke C Mullany2, Anne CC Lee2, Kate Kerber3, Steve Wall3, Gary L Darmstadt24 and Joy E Lawn35

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1 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK

2 Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA

3 Saving Newborn Lives/Save the Children, Cape Town, South Africa

4 Current address: Family Health Division, Global Health Program, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, WA 98102, USA

5 Health Systems Strengthening Unit, Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa

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BMC Public Health 2011, 11(Suppl 3):S11  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-S3-S11

Published: 13 April 2011

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