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Table 3 Symptoms of travellers reporting fever during travel or 14 days after return (n = 130)

From: Response to fever and utilization of standby emergency treatment (SBET) for malaria in travellers to Southeast Asia: a questionnaire-based cohort study

Fever n %
Yes 130 18.2
  Uring their travel 89 68.5
  Ithin 14 days after return 41 31.5
No 559 78.3
No answer 25 3.5
Additional symptoms in febrile patients (n = 130) n %a
Diarrhoea 41 31.5
Myalgia 31 23.8
Chills 27 20.8
Headache 21 16.1
Vomiting 19 14.6
Sore throat 17 13.1
Abdominal pain 15 11.5
Tiredness 12 9.2
Stomache ache 8 6.2
Flu-like symptoms 4 3.1
Vertigo 3 2.3
Symptoms of sinusitis 3 2.3
  1. aMay not sum up to 100% since some patients recalled multiple symptoms