Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program Meets HHS Criteria

Last updated: July 2015

Effects Shown in Research & Outcome Measure Details

Child Health

Impact Studies Rated Moderate

Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type Notes
Infant deceased in hospital (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 infants Unadjusted mean = 0.00 Unadjusted mean = 0.02 OR = 0.06 HomeVEE calculated = -1.70 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 Primary

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Negative effect is favorable.

Low birth weight (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 infants Unadjusted mean = 0.07 Unadjusted mean = 0.12 OR = 0.54 HomeVEE calculated = -0.37 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 Primary

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Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Preterm birth (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 infants Unadjusted mean = 0.11 Unadjusted mean = 0.14 OR = 0.74 HomeVEE calculated = -0.18 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 Primary

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Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

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Infant deceased in hospital (proportion)

Percentage of infants who were not living at the time the birth certificate was completed Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary

Low birth weight (proportion)

Percentage of children who were identified as low birth weight (<2500 grams) Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary

Preterm birth (proportion)

Percentage of children who were delivered at less than 37 weeks’ gestation Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary
Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type Notes
Low birth weight
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, Bluegrass 898 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.08 Unadjusted mean = 0.05 OR = 1.57 HomeVEE calculated = 0.27 Not statistically significant, p = 0.10 Primary
Preterm birth
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, Bluegrass 898 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.10 Unadjusted mean = 0.31 OR = 0.21 HomeVEE calculated = -0.95 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 Primary

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Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

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Outcome Measure Outcome Measure Description Collection method Properties Outcome Type Operations links

Low birth weight

Percentage of children who were identified as low birth weight (<2500 grams) Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary

Preterm birth

Percentage of children who were delivered at less than 37 weeks’ gestation Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary
Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type Notes
Breastfeeding
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, KIPDA 376 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.70 Unadjusted mean = 0.54 OR = 2.16 HomeVEE calculated = 0.47 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 Primary
Low birth weight
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, KIPDA 376 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.07 Unadjusted mean = 0.15 OR = 0.44 HomeVEE calculated = -0.50 Statistically significant, p = 0.02 Primary

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Submitted by user on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 14:29

Negative effect is favorable.

Preterm birth
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched, KIPDA 376 mother/child dyads Unadjusted mean = 0.12 Unadjusted mean = 0.15 OR = 0.76 HomeVEE calculated = -0.17 Not statistically significant, p = 0.36 Primary
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Breastfeeding

Percentage of women who were breastfeeding when discharged from the hospital Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary

Low birth weight

Percentage of children who were identified as low birth weight (<2500 grams) Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary

Preterm birth

Percentage of children who were delivered at less than 37 weeks’ gestation Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary
Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) Program
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Outcome measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect size Statistical significance Outcome Type
Breastfeeding (proportion)
FavorableUnfavorableNo Effect
Birth Kentucky 2011-2012 matched 4506 mothers Unadjusted mean = 0.55 Unadjusted mean = 0.57 OR = 0.91 HomeVEE calculated = -0.06 Not statistically significant, p = 0.15 Primary
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Breastfeeding (proportion)

Percentage of women who were breastfeeding when discharged from the hospital Live birth records

Not reported by author

Primary
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