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Table 2 SPF preparations used by pupils with OCA

From: Lack of adequate sun protection for children with oculocutaneous albinism in South Africa

Participants Pupils using commercial or
SPF preparations provided by
regional hospitals*
Pupils using government
sponsored SPF15 creams
40 female 15 (37.5%) 6 (15%)
50 male 19 (38.0%) 5 (10%)
90 34 (37.8%) 11 (12.2%)
  1. * A government sponsored generic SPF15 cream was provided free of charge, collected on a 3 monthly basis from regional hospitals