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Table 1 Reasons mentioned by travellers for not being interested in taking RDTs

From: Self-diagnosis of malaria by travellers: a cohort study on the use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests provided by a Swiss travel clinic

Reasons for not being interested to take RDTs (multiple entries possible) Total N = 52 (%)
Sufficient accessibility to on-site medical care 24 (46)
Reluctance to prick themselves 20 (38)
No interest, useless measure 11 (21)
Insufficient money to buy the test 8 (15)
Reluctance to carry the test 3 (6)
Risk too low to justify measure 2 (4)