Care of the Infant and Newborn (COIN) in Malawi


  1. Triage
  2. Emergencies (Resuscitation, Breathing (oxygen, CPAP), Shock, Coma/ Convulsions and Hypoglycaemia)
  3. Routine Care of the NYI
  4. Birth Asphyxia/Hypoxic Ischaemic Encephalopathy (HIE)
  5. LBW/Preterm incl Hypothermia
  6. Jaundice and Phototherapy
  7. Infections (Sepsis and Meningitis) incl Infection Prevention
  8. Fluid management and diarrhoea/dehydration
  1. Equipment
  2. Formulary
  3. Wall Charts
  1. Referral, Transport and Discharge
  2. Quality Improvement, Death Audits and Good clinical Pracitice
  3. Appendices (CCP, admission, audit and refereal forms) and Bibliography
  4. Background, Accronyms, Abbreviations and Introduction