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Table 5 Quality of AS+SP dispensing and counseling in Sudan

From: Progress towards implementation of ACT malaria case-management in public health facilities in the Republic of Sudan: a cluster-sample survey

  Children < 5 yrs N = 72 Patients ≥ 5 yrs N = 275 P-value All age groups
N = 347
  n (%) n (%)   n (%) 95% CI
Explained dosing schedule 64 (88.9) 236 (85.8) 0.657 300 (86.5) 82.8-90.1
Advised to complete all doses 52 (73.2)a 158 (57.5) 0.070 210 (60.5)a 55.5-65.9
Patient weighed 10 (13.9) 11 (4.0) 0.006 21 (6.1) 3.5-8.6
First dose administered at HF 0 (0) 10 (3.6) 0.115 10 (2.9) 1.1-4.6
Explained what to do if vomiting 9 (12.5) 13 (4.8)b 0.009 22 (6.3)b 3.8-8.9
  1. aDenominator does not include one patient with missing value
  2. bDenominator does not include two patients with missing values
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