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Table 2 Proportion of children that received the correct treatment dose and adherence of their caretakers to the treatment regimen

From: Adherence of community caretakers of children to pre-packaged antimalarial medicines (HOMAPAK®) among internally displaced people in Gulu district, Uganda

Name of Camp Correct Package of HOMAPAK® Received (%) Blister Pack Retained (%) Overall Adherence of Caretakers (%)*
Unyama 27 (100) 19 (70.4) 24 (88.9)
Teyapadhola 19 (90.5) 17 (81.0) 20 (95.3)
Paicho 37 (94.9) 22 (56.4) 36 (92.3)
Awer 18 (100) 8 (44.4) 17 (94.4)
Lacor 8 (80.0) 5 (50.0) 10 (100)
Pabbo 59 (96.7) 16 (26.2) 61(100)
Palenga 19 (90.5) 11 (52.4) 20 (95.2)
Pagak 44 (100) 28 (63.6) 44 (100)
Total 231 (95.9) 126 (52.3) 232 (96.3)
  1. * Combined data from caretakers that had retained the blister pack and those that had not, but reported to have used all the drugs to treat the same child