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Table 2 Common household items required for the practical skills sessions

From: Remote online global health education among U.S. medical students during COVID-19 and beyond

Making oral rehydration solution from household ingredients • One heaping teaspoon of sugar • One large pinch of salt• Drinking glass of water (approximately 9 oz) • Spoon
Screening for acute childhood malnutrition using a mid-upper arm circumference (MUAC) tape • Printed copy of mid-upper arm circumference (MUAC) tape from the syllabus
Basic newborn resuscitation • Something to roughly simulate a newborn mannequin (e.g., newborn doll, stuffed animal, or even a rolled-up towel)
• Something to roughly simulate a bag-mask device (e.g., empty 16 oz water bottle, 1-2-liter water bottle, shampoo bottle)
• Two baby blankets, handcloths, dishtowels, or t-shirts
Making a water-bottle spacer for an asthma inhaler • Empty plastic water bottle (e.g., 500 mL bottle that can be cut with a knife)
• Utility knife or kitchen knife