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Table 4 Data collection cycle

From: Implementing effective community-based surveillance in research studies of maternal, newborn and infant outcomes in low resource settings

Activity Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4
Data collection FW area 1 FW area 2 FW area 3 FW area 4
Data checks in field office FW area 4 FW area 1 FW area 2 FW area 3
Data entry; verification; R and C checks FW area 3 FW area 4 FW area 1 FW area 2
IDBCs; listings and labels printed FW area 2 FW area 3 FW area 4 FW area 1
  1. FW fieldworker (each fieldworker was responsible for 4 fieldwork areas), R and C range and consistency, IDBCs interdatabase checks (for example, checking consistent dates of birth in different databases)