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Table 4 Profile of interview participants who said that they would reject participation in MDA (N = 4)

From: Rapid ethnographic assessment for potential anti-malarial mass drug administration in an outbreak area of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Neighbourhood Gender Age Education level Occupation Know about malaria Reason for not participating in MDA
Los Tres Brazos M 19 Unknown Barber No I work. I must take care of my wife; I cannot risk [losing] a day of work
Los Tres Brazos F 50 Unknown Upholstery Yes [I] do not trust taking medicine in that way
Simon Bolivar F 46 Primary Custodian Yes I do not have time
Guaricano F 42 Primary Cassava baker No I do not like it [the idea of MDA]