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Table 3 Adherence to the national malaria treatment guidelines by health workers when choosing medicines for malaria treatment

From: Adherence to malaria diagnosis and treatment guidelines among healthcare workers in Ogun State, Nigeria

Level of adherence to malaria treatment guidelines Public
N = 206
n (%)
Private
N = 205
n (%)
Total
N = 411
n (%)
aOR (95 % CI) P-value
Strictly adhered 129 (60.6) 57 (27.3) 186 (44.1) 4.10 (2.7–6.1) 0.000
Partially adhered 61 (28.6) 77 (36.8) 138 (32.7) 0.69 (0.5–1.2) 0.07
Did not adhere 24 (11.3) 71 (33.9) 95 (22.5) 0.25 (0.2–0.4) 0.000
  1. a OR Odd Ratio