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Table 3 Malaria diagnosis data recorded and reported at frontline health facilities

From: Producing routine malaria data: an exploration of the micro-practices and processes shaping routine malaria data quality in frontline health facilities in Kenya

RegisterMalaria data collectedMonthly summary formMalaria data reported
1. Outpatient (Under 5) registerMalaria cases diagnosed < 51. Outpatient morbidity report < 5Suspected malaria
 Malaria cases treated in < 5 Confirmed malaria
2. Outpatient (Over 5) registerMalaria cases diagnosed > 52. Outpatient morbidity report > 5Suspected malaria
 Malaria cases treated > 5 Confirmed malaria
   Malaria in pregnancy
3. Laboratory registerConfirmed malaria cases3. Laboratory workload summary reportMalaria Bs: < 5 (total examined and total positive)
 Negative malaria cases Malaria Bs: >5 (total examined and total positive)
   Malaria RDTs: total examined and number positive
4. AL/RDT registerMicroscopy (positive cases)4. Monthly summary report for malaria medicinesRDTs: number positive and number negative
 Microscopy (negative cases) Microscopy: number positive and number negative
 RDT (positive cases) Total examined: microscopy and RDTs
 RDT (negative cases)  
  5. Annual work planFever cases tested positive
  6. Facility data consumption request formRDTs: patients < 5 (tested and confirmed)
   RDTs: Patients 5–14 years (tested and confirmed)
   RDTs: patients > 14 years (tested and confirmed)
   Microscopy: patients < 5 (tested and confirmed)
   Microscopy: Patients 5–14 years (tested and confirmed)
   Microscopy: patients > 14 years (tested and confirmed)