An advanced cookstove intervention to prevent pneumonia in children under 5 years old in Malawi:
a cluster randomised controlled trial

CAPS staff

TRIAL MASTER FILE

SECTION 1. PROTOCOL AND TRIAL REGISTRATION

SECTION 2. SPONSORSHIP AGREEMENT

SECTION 3. ETHICS CORRESPONDENCE

SECTION 4. SCREENING AND RECRUITMENT LOGS

SECTION 5. DELEGATION AND TRAINING LOGS

SECTION 6. TRIAL SAFETY PROCEDURES

SECTION 7. GRANT DETAILS

SECTION 8. GENERAL INFORMATION

SECTION 9. CRF

SECTION 10. MONITORING VISIT AND AUDIT/INSPECTION REPORTS

SECTION 11. GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE

 

STANDARD OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES

SUMS download

SUMS placement

RAD_57

Verbal Autopsy

Enrollment

Safety Reporting

Clinical Assessment of pneumonia in children under 5

Randomisation

Lascar Personal CO measurements

PM 2.5 Household Exposure

Black Carbon Personal Exposure

 

2014 TRAVEL PLANNING CALENDAR

2015 TRAVEL PLANNING CALENDAR

STAFF CONTACT LIST

 

CHIKWAWA

TEAM MANAGEMENT GROUP MEETING MINUTES

ADMINISTRATION TEAM MEETING MINUTES

DATA MANAGEMENT REPORT

DATA MANAGEMENT MINUTES

 

KEY PUBLICATIONS - RESOURCES

WHO News release: 7 million premature deaths annually linked to air pollution: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2014/air-pollution/en/

 

TRIALS OF COOKSTOVES

Children’s Respiratory Health After an Efficient Biomass Stove
(Patsari) Intervention

Astrid Schilmann,1 Horacio Riojas-Rodrı´guez,1 Karina Ramı´rez-Seden˜o,1 Vı´ctor M. Berrueta,2
Rogelio Pe´rez-Padilla,3 and Isabelle Romieu4

Hanna, Rema, Duflo, Esther and Greenstone, Michael, Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behaviour on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves (April16,2012). MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-10. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2039004 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2039004

Romieu I, Riojas-Rodríguez H, Marrón-Mares AT, Schilmann A, Perez-Padilla R,

Masera O. Improved biomass stove intervention in rural Mexico: impact on the

respiratory health of women Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Oct 1;180(7):649-56.

doi: 10.1164/rccm.200810-1556OC. Epub 2009 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 19556519.

Smith KR, McCracken JP, Weber MW, Hubbard A, Jenny A, Thompson LM, Balmes J,

Diaz A, Arana B, Bruce N. Effect of reduction in household air pollution on

childhood pneumonia in Guatemala (RESPIRE): a randomised controlled trial.

Lancet. 2011 Nov 12;378(9804):1717-26. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60921-5. PubMed

PMID: 22078686.

 

PHILIPS STOVE INTERVENTION

Jetter J, Zhao Y, Smith KR, Khan B, Yelverton T, Decarlo P, Hays MD. Pollutant

emissions and energy efficiency under controlled conditions for household biomass

cookstoves and implications for metrics useful in setting international test

standards. Environ Sci Technol. 2012 Oct 2;46(19):10827-34. doi:

10.1021/es301693f. Epub 2012 Sep 17. PubMed PMID: 22924525.

Mukhopadhyay R, Sambandam S, Pillarisetti A, Jack D, Mukhopadhyay K,

Balakrishnan K, Vaswani M, Bates MN, Kinney PL, Arora N, Smith KR. Cooking

practices, air quality, and the acceptability of advanced cookstoves in Haryana,

India: an exploratory study to inform large-scale interventions. Glob Health

Action. 2012 Sep 5;5:1-13. doi: 10.3402/gha.v5i0.19016. PubMed PMID: 22989509.

Kar A, Rehman IH, Burney J, Puppala SP, Suresh R, Singh L, Singh VK, Ahmed T,

Ramanathan N, Ramanathan V. Real-time assessment of black carbon pollution in

Indian households due to traditional and improved biomass cookstoves. Environ Sci

Technol. 2012 Mar 6;46(5):2993-3000. doi: 10.1021/es203388g. Epub 2012 Feb 27.

Erratum in: Environ Sci Technol. 2012 Sep 4;46(17):9811. PubMed PMID: 22369148.

Philips Woodstove pilot project final report. Sept 2011. Gqebera, Port Elizabeth.

Focus Group discussion on the use of the Ace Stove. May 2011. Semonkong Orphanage.

Focus Group discussion on the use of the Ace Stove. May 2011. HA MAMATHE BEREA