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Table 1 Knowledge of providers about IPT for malaria in pregnancy

From: Sub-optimal delivery of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy in Nigeria: influence of provider factors

Variable Urban Rural Total
  Public Private Public Private  
  N = 11 N = 3 N = 17 N = N = 34
  n n n n n(%)
Knowledge of existence of policy on IPTp 11 2 16 3 32 (94.1)
Correct knowledge of drug used (SP) 10 3 16 3 32 (94.1)
Correct knowledge of number of doses (2/3) 8 1 14 3 26 (76.5)
Know a dose should be given in 2nd trimester 7 2 13 2 24 (70.6)
Know a dose should be given in 3rd trimester 4 2 7 0 13 (38.2)
Knowledge of recommended approach of giving IPTp (DOT) 8 1 7 1 17 (50.0)
Respondents that know all the guidelines 2 0 3 0 5