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Table 4 Patterns of provision of IPTp by providers

From: Patterns of case management and chemoprevention for malaria-in-pregnancy by public and private sector health providers in Enugu state, Nigeria

Variables Public n (%) N = 32 Private n (%) N = 20 Chi2 (p-value)
Provision of IPTp 23 (79.3) 20 (100) 4.49 (0.34)
Best time for provision of IPTp
1st trimester 6 (19.4) 5 (27.8) 1.72 (0.79)
2nd trimester 22 (71.0) 12 (66.7)  
3 rd trimester 1 (3.2) 1 (5.6)  
Others 1 (3.2) 0 (0.0)  
Provision of direct observed IPTp 9 (32.1) 16 (80.0) 10.7 (0.001)
No of women provided with IPTp in one month 12 (37.5) 16 (80) 8.30 (0.004)