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Table 4 Distributions of fever, anti-malarial drugs given and rapid diagnostic test results by anti-malarial drug prescription after laboratory results

From: Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria and health workers’ adherence to test results at health facilities in Zambia

District Total (%) Fever Prescribed anti-malarial drugs after laboratory results
Yes No
n (%) n (%)
Chibombo 637 (100) Yes 266 (90.8) 83 (24.1)
No 27 (9.2) 261 (75.9)
  Total 293 (100) 344 (100)
Chingola 571 (100) Yes 394 (73.1) 15 (46.9)
No 145 (26.9) 17 (53.1)
  Total 539 (100) 32 (100)
Chipata 345 (100) Yes 140 (41.1) 2 (50.0)
No 201 (58.9) 2 (50.0)
  Total 341 (100) 4 (100)
Choma 408 (100) Yes 88 (27.1) 3 (3.6)
No 237 (72.9) 80 (96.4)
  Total 325 (100) 83 (100)