Table 6

Agreement between primary healthcare workers and physicians in detecting clinical signs of jaundice in neonates aged 1–20 days, by study site

Study location
DhakaDelhiChandigarhDurbanKumasiLa Paz
Deep jaundice of the head488334703414293
0.14 0.120.27 0.310.06 0.30.09 0.070.43 0.24
0.770.820.230.50.42
Deep jaundice of the trunk (chest or abdomen)488334703323293
0.08 0.020.15 0.190.03 0.080.08 0.050.16 0.05
0.430.730.350.610.44
Any jaundice of the distal extremities (palms or soles)488333703414456292
0.15 0.100.16 0.130.08 0.040.17 0.040.16 0.120.24 0.04
0.610.680.410.290.490.21