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Table 2 Transport chain conditions

From: Malaria rapid diagnostic test transport and storage conditions in Burkina Faso, Senegal, Ethiopia and the Philippines

Transport chains (n) Temperature range (°C) Transport duration (time) Comments
Senegal
National-Regional warehouse (2) 27.3-38.8 25 hours _No cool chain system
_Truck
Regional warehouse-Sanitary district (1) 31.6-34.4 2 hours _ No cool chain system
_Car
Sanitary district-Health post level (1) 31.0 (1 reading only) 1 hour _ No cool chain system
_Car
Health post level-health hut level (2) 31.1-42.9 4-6 hours _ No cool chain system
_Bicycle
Burkina Faso
Central-Regional warehouse (9) 24.4-43 3-9 hours _No cool chain system
_Truck
Regional warehouse-health district level (7) 26.6-41.0 (no cool chain) 3-9 hours _No cool chain system (8)
−3.6-32 (cool chain) _Truck
Health district-health center (4) 26.6-41.7 3-9 hours _No cool chain system
_Van
The Philippines
Central-Regional warehouse-health center (3) 22.1-41.5 10-17 days _No cool chain system
_road and air conveyance
Regional warehouse-village Health center (1) 24.6-32 1 hour _No cool chain system
_Van