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Table 4 Malaria morbidity and mortality reported by health facilities in intervention and comparison regions, at baseline and during implementation

From: Scale-up of home-based management of malaria based on rapid diagnostic tests and artemisinin-based combination therapy in a resource-poor country: results in Senegal

  Total out-patients Suspected malaria cases Confirmed cases Total hospitalizations Hospitalizations attributed to malaria Total deaths Deaths attributed to malaria
Intervention (population in 2009: 3,202,760)     
Incidence per 100,000 (2008) 33165 6648 2616 601 181 26 5.6
Incidence per 100,000 (2009) 38401 4906 1905 459 103 22 2.1
Incidence difference (LCL, UCL) 5236 (5137,5335) −1743 (−1783, -1703) −711 (−736, -686) −142 (−154, -130) −78 (−84, -72) −4 (−6.6, -1.4) −3.5 (−4.5, -2.5)
Percent change % (LCL,UCL) 15.8% (15.5, 16.1) −26.2% (−26.8, -25.6) −27.2% (−28.1, -26.2) −23.6% (−25.6, -21.6) −43.1% (−46.6, -39.6) −15.4% (−25.4, -5.4) −62.5% (−81.2, -43.8)
Comparison (population in 2009: 1,021,296)     
Per 100,000 (2008) 32227 7428 2339 611 149 31 4.7
Per 100,000 (2009) 35728 6648 1704 460 87 30 3.6
Incidence difference (LCL, UCL) 3501 (3340, 3662) −780 (−853, -707) −636 (−675, -597) −151 (−171, -131) −61 (−70, -52) 0 (−4.8, 4.8) −1.1 (−2.9, 0.7)
Percent change % (LCL, UCL) 10.9% (10.4, 11.4) −10.5% (−11.5, -9.5) −27.2% (−28.9, -25.5) −24.7% (−28.0, -21.4) −40.9% (−47.3, -34.6) −1.0% (−15.5, 15.5) −23.4% (−61.4, 14.5)