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Table 5 Biological diagnosis, by type of provider

From: Access to artemisinin combination therapy for malaria in remote areas of Cambodia

Type of provider No. of contacts (n = 452)* No. (%) of contacts resulting in biological diagnosis (A) No. of RDTs (as % of A) No. of tests reported positive (as % of A)
Village vendor 232 3% (8) 38% (3) 50% (4)
Went to private practitioner 98 42% (40) 15% (6) 88% (36)
Public health facility 31 52% (16) 69% (11) 81% (13)
Private practitioner came to home 24 17% (4) 3% (1) 75% (3)
VMW 18 94% (17) 100% (17) 65% (11)
Outreach 23 96% (21) 100% (22) 77% (17)
Other 26 15% (4) 75% (3) 75% (3)
  1. *Number of contacts is greater than number of individuals because some individuals had more than one contact