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Table 3 Pattern of antimalarial prescription at ethnography hospitals

From: Guidelines and mindlines: why do clinical staff over-diagnose malaria in Tanzania? A qualitative study

  HI HII
Percentage patients prescribed antimalarials 19.0 (of 673) 46.7 (of 1409)
Percentage febrile of those prescribed antimalarials 38.3 (of 128) 72.0 (of 658)
Percentage patients tested for malaria 30.0 (of 673) 25.8 (of 1409)
Percentage malaria test positive of those prescribed antimalarials (vs negative or untested) 10.9 (of 128) 5.3 (of 658)