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Table 4 Best ways to cure malaria

From: Malaria treatment perceptions, practices and influences on provider behaviour: comparing hospitals and non-hospitals in south-east Nigeria

  Non-hospitals n (%) Hospitals N (%) Chi-square (p-value)
No treatment 2 (1.0) 0 (0) .34 (.73)
Medicine 126 (66.7) 28 (82.4) 5.27 (.015)
Change diet 46 (24.0) 0 (0) 9.8 (.0001)
Clean house, environment or body 11 (5.8) 0 (0) 2.0 (.17)
Religious healing 1 (0.5) 0 (0) .17 (.86)
Herbal medicines 0 (0) 0 (0) NA
Others 53 (27.7) 13 (38.2) 2.1 (.11)