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Table 3 Promptness to seek care among guardians of children with fever and associated factors

From: Challenges affecting prompt access to adequate uncomplicated malaria case management in children in rural primary health facilities in Chikhwawa Malawi

  Odds ratio 95% confidence interval P-value
Health animator workshop attendance
 Yes [reference]   
 No 1.375 0.811–2.330 0.237
Level of education
 Some primary [reference]   
 None 0.682 0.357–1.302 0.246
 Primary or more 1.354 0.670–2.737 0.398
Source of income
 Other employment [reference]   
 Farming 1.178 0.630–2.203 0.608
Distance to health facility in hours 1.001 0.779–1.253 0.995
Age
 Under 5 years [reference]   
 5–10 years 0.397 0.227–0.695 0.001