Starnes JR, Chamberlain L, Sutermaster S, Owuor M, Okoth V, Edman W, Moon TD. Under-five mortality in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya: Experience of the Lwala Community Alliance 2007-2017 with evidence from a cross-sectional survey. PloS one. 2018 Sep;13(13). e0203690. PMID: 30192880 [PubMed]
Childhood mortality remains a pressing problem in rural Kenya, and reducing under-five deaths is a key target of the Sustainable Development Goals. We aim to describe the reduction in under-five mortality in a rural Kenyan community served by the Lwala Community Alliance and factors associated with under-five mortality in this community.