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Table 3 Sources of medicines for the management of recent illness in children

From: Assessing malaria control in the Kassena-Nankana district of northern Ghana through repeated surveys using the RBM tools

  Survey period
Source of medicines 2000 2003
  N = 184 % N = 185 %
Herbs at Home 18.9 11.5
Clinic/Hospital 18.4 39.3
Drug Store 60.4 24.6
Left over medicine ---- 23.5
Herbalist/Traditional Healer 0.9 1.1
Other 1.4 0.0