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Table 4 Provider knowledge of dosing regimens of artemether-lumefantrine and quinine by outlet type

From: Provider knowledge of treatment policy and dosing regimen with artemether-lumefantrine and quinine in malaria-endemic areas of western Kenya

  Public Private Not-for-profit P-value
n = 126 n = 96 n = 66
Children 9 kg Correct AL dose 119 (94.4%) 75 (78.1%) 58 (78.8%) <0.0001*
Incorrect AL dose 7 (5.6%) 21(21.9%) 8 (21.2%)
Correct quinine dose 111 (88.1%) 50 (52.1%) 37 (56.0%) <0.0001*
Incorrect quinine dose 15 (11.9%) 46 (47.9%) 29 (44.0%)
Adults 45 kg Correct AL dose 116 (92.0%) 55 (57.3%) 58 (78.8%) <0.0001*
Incorrect AL dose 10 (8.0%) 41 (42.7%) 8 (21.2%)  
Correct quinine dose 112 (88.8%) 31 (32.3%) 43 (65.2%) <0.0001*
Incorrect quinine dose 14 (11.2%) 65 (67.7%) 23 (34.8%)
  1. Analyses performed by Chi-square tests. * Statistically significant at P ≤ 0.05.