i-CIP Work Packages
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Meta-analysis (Work Package 1)
"Calcium supplementation to prevent pre-eclampsia in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: an individual participant data (IPD) meta-analysis and network meta-analysis"
(Review ongoing, https://www.crd.york.ac.uk/prospero/display_record.php?RecordID=231276 )
Led by Argentina and United Kingdom´s team
Stakeholder views on uptake, implementation, and scalability of calcium supplementation strategies (Work Package 2)
"Factors affecting implementation of calcium supplementation strategies during pregnancy to prevent pre-eclampsia: a mixed-methods systematic review"
(Review ongoing, https://www.crd.york.ac.uk/prospero/display_record.php?RecordID=239143 )
Two-round Delphi Survey
Two focus group meetings
Led by Argentina, Australia, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, and United Kingdom´s team
Health economic and decision-analytic modelling (Work Package 3)
The model will assess the cost-effectiveness of different calcium supplementation strategies as compared to current care-as-usual
Led by Argentina, Netherlands, and United Kingdom´s team
Research capacity strengthening and sustainability (Work Package 4)
We will build, capitalise and reinforce the networks established by WHO HRP Alliance to ensure that the i-CIP partners can continue to update the IPD meta-analysis (currently 3 ongoing LMIC trials), build on the existing training Programmes for early career researchers in Kenya, South Africa and Argentina through workshops, formal lectures, and cutting edge research seminar series on evidence synthesis (aggregate and IPD) and Delphi surveys, and by involving patients and the public in research.
Led by all Argentina, Ghana, Kenya, Netherlands, South Africa, and United Kingdom´s team