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Table 3 Model-predicted omphalitis-related resource use associated with CHX and DCC for a birth cohort of 500,000 for 1 year

From: Cost and consequences of using 7.1 % chlorhexidine gel for newborn umbilical cord care in Kenya

  DCC CHX Difference
Workdays lost 423,874 309,428 -114,446
Bed days 161,072 117,583 -43,489
Outpatient visits 48,322 35,275 -13,047
  1. CHX chlorhexidine; DCC dry cord care