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Table 1 Treatment outcomes of oedematous and none-oedematous children treated at OTP

From: Children with oedema recover better than those with severe wasting in outpatient therapeutic program at Boloso Sore district, Southwest Ethiopia

Performance indicators Outcome status and other indicators
Oedematous children (%) Non-edematous children (%)
Recovery rate 235 (79.9) 161 (55.9)
Death rate 3 (1.0) 3 (1.0)
Default rate 6 (2.0) 4 (1.4)
Medical transfer 18 (6.1) 12 (4.2)
None respondents 32 (10.9) 108 (37.5)
Average length of stay in weeks (95% CI) 6.4 (6.10, 6.70) 8.1 (7.77, 8.51)