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Table 4 Facility Assessments

From: Availability and utilization of malaria prevention strategies in pregnancy in eastern India

  Jharkhand Chhattisgarh
  Gumla
(Semi-urban)
Konbir
(Rural)
Ranchi
(Urban)
Rajnandgaon
(Urban)
Dongargarh
(Rural)
Kondagaon
(Urban)
Keskal
(Rural)
Bednets available for PW   
Insecticide-treated bednets    some  
Average # bednets distrubuted/month 2200*    200 30 20 5
Antimalarials in stock
   Chloroquine
   Quinine (injectable)     
   SP      
   Artesunate       
   Arteether (injectable)
Micronutrients in stock
   Multivitamin    
   Iron/folic acid
Stockouts in past 6 months
   Chloroquine        
   Quinine    v
   SP   
Functional thermometer   v
Functional microscope  
Onsite malaria smear  
  1. = present. PW = pregnant woman; SP = sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine.
  2. *Distributed at adjacent office of the district malaria officer but not specifically targeted to pregnant women.