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Table 1 Characteristics of study participants for survey rounds 1 and 2

From: Do health workers’ preferences influence their practices? Assessment of providers’ attitude and personal use of new treatment recommendations for management of uncomplicated malaria, Tanzania

Characteristic variable Category Total Round 1 Round 2
   n 254 % 100 n 146 % 100
District Morogoro 73 28.7 59 40.4
Rufiji 85 33.5 - -
K/Ulanga 96 37.8 87 59.6
Health facility ownership Public 105 41.3 79 54.1
Non-public 149 58.7 67 45.9
Health facility type Hospital 171 67.3 90 61.6
Health center 45 17.7 22 15.1
Dispensary 38 15 34 23.3
Cadre of health worker Physicians 6 2.4 8 5.4
Clinical Officers 51 20.1 26 17.8
Trained nurses 70 27.5 55 37.7
Other nurses 118 46.5 55 37.7
  Others 9 3.5 2 1.4