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Table 1 Comparison of performance indicators for the MM-MP: baseline vs.

From: Novel strategies lead to pre-elimination of malaria in previously high-risk areas in Suriname, South America

Performance indicators Baseline Final Results % Δ
  Value [2004] Target Achieved Achieved Change^
1) No. of service deliverers trained in the use of LLINs and prompt, effective, anti-malarial treatment# 0 2,333 2,184 93.6 +2,184
2) No. of free nets distributed to the indigenous populations and gold miners 0 73,000 69,994 95.8 +69,994
3) No. (and %) of uncomplicated malaria cases receiving correct diagnosis and treatment @ (60%) 74 112 151 +112
4) No. (and %) of health clinics in the interior with no reported stock-outs of anti-malarial drugs 0 56 2 3.6 +2
5) No. (and %) of severe malaria cases receiving correct diagnosis and treatment 162 8 9 112.5 -153
6) No. of fixed/mobile malaria service delivery points established for gold miners. 0 43 31 72.1 +31
7) No. of health facilities reporting information on a regular basis using standardized information systems 0 56 56 100 +56
8) No. of ITNs impregnated and/or re-impregnated 0 600 327 54.5 +327
9) No. of health and community personnel trained in malaria control activities& 0 118 110 93.2 +110
10) No. of communities reached by the malaria media awareness campaign 0 140 58 41.4 +58
11) No. of people living in the interior reached through BCC activities 0 3170 610 19.2 +610
  1. final results
  2. #including health workers and community personnel
  3. @including children under 5
  4. &including epidemiology, entomology, residual spraying, etc.
  5. ^compared to baseline value